Advice to New Educators II – The Parent Edition
Reading the advice and supportive guidance from our Facebook community to new early childhood educators was such a pleasure! So much of this advice is as applicable to me as a parent as it is to educators. We certainly have much to learn from children!
For this post I’ve picked out a few words of wisdom that reflect a parent’s view. Thoughts that the parent community would share with those we trust with the nurturing, growth and protection of our children every day:
The children are at the heart of the matter however, if the adult is stressed or disconnected, there is no way the child is going to benefit. That said, listening with full attention to the child AND adult is what counts…I am for some adults the only other adult they talk to in [their] day. Nancy Jacqueline Zekic