1. What is a Helicopter Parent? (Part Two)

    In the first part of this series, we dove into what a helicopter parent is, what it looks like, and why parents do it. In today’s post, we’ll expand on the topic and address why it can be harmful and how to remedy it. Community Education Research Group provides the leading early education and ch…Read More

  2. What is a Helicopter Parent? (Part One)

    How Do Helicopter Parents Interfere With a Child’s Education? Parenting is a lifelong endeavor that ebbs and flows through different stages and seasons of a child’s life. Parenting has been described as “my heart living outside my body.” And, there is no doubt that parents want the best for …Read More

  3. The Need For Physical Activity In Early Childhood (Part Two)

    In part one of this series, we examined why physical activity is so crucial in early childhood including maintaining a healthy weight and increased cognitive functions, and how movement and learning go hand-in-hand. In today’s post, we’ll expand on the need for movement in early childhood, intro…Read More

  4. Why Teaching Empathy in The Early Education Classroom is Important

    At Community Education Research Group, development of the whole child is crucial for their success in the DC educational system. This is not only incorporating a researched-based curriculum that covers the DC Common Core Standards, but it’s fostering the socioemotional skills such as confidence an…Read More