Though meant to build community among classmates, family tree projects are complicated for adoptive families. Here are a few options to consider as you look for ways to help your child feel proud and connected to their families.
Although there is no definitive map for arriving at the “right” preschool, programs do have some signposts. You just have to know they are there. What I learned from visiting schools and talking to experts boils down to this: Focus on the teachers.
Parenting is complex work. Many parents have different perspectives about how to raise kids — based on their own upbringings, beliefs and values, and expectations for their children. Fortunately, there is a lot you can do to increase parenting harmony.
For the girls out there who love all things pink and girly, Pinkalicious gives them a role model who is valued by her community: a girl who is never made to feel like she has to choose between loving pink and being a smart, creative thinker.