Parents play a big role in their child’s education. At Beth Jacob Preschool we provide plenty of opportunities for parents to both learn about what we are doing in the classroom and to participate! We offer frequent communication with parents through our newsletter, parent-teacher conferences, and daily interactions. This page provides a few additional resources.
Learn more about our school and programs by downloading an example of our monthly newsletter.
The Talaris Institute’s mission is to support parents and caregivers in raising socially and emotionally healthy children. Their “Spotlights” share information on everything from Getting in Tune with Baby to Tantrums Happen!
Zero To Three is a national nonprofit organization that informs, trains and trains professionals, policymakers and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offer resources regarding developmental milestones, feeding infants, the ABC’s of raising kids, immunization schedules, growth charts, and more.
Baby Center offers advice for parents on a number of developmental issues including sleep, discipline, eating routines, making friends, taming tantrums, etc.
The Blessing of a Skinned Knee by Wendy Mogel
Einstein Never Used Flash Cards by Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, PhD and Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, PhD
Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv
Raising a Mensch by Shelly Kapnek Rosenberg, EdD
Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child by John Gottman PhD
When Your Jewish Child Asks Why by Kerry M. Olitzky, Steven M. Rosman, David P. Kasakove
Words That Hurt, Words That Heal by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin