Posted on 11/24/2020 By Odette Leach
Choosing a preschool for your little one is a big decision. We all want the absolute best for our children and the preschool we choose to enrol them in can help build the solid foundation needed for success later in life.
The quality of preschools varies considerably, so it’s important that parents are informed before making their choice.
Posted on 10/30/2020 By Odette Leach
Evidence has shown us that a person’s entire life; their physical wellbeing, emotional stability and accomplishments have roots deeply embedded in early childhood development.
The environment and developmental stimulation we provide for our children has a direct impact on the way their brain structure develops.
Posted on 9/30/2020 By Odette Leach
To grow and develop, children require regular physical activity otherwise known as active play.
During play, it’s important that activities include a range of different skills through a variety of forms to promote active play while encouraging children to remain active throughout their lives.
Posted on 8/20/2020 By Odette Leach
Women of South Africa are disproportionately affected by poverty in the country and much of this is due to the fact that many women in the country are single mothers.
Posted on 7/28/2020 By Odette Leach
Although we are eager to get back to school and grateful for the opportunity to provide job security for our beloved staff, our number one priority is the health and safety of the children we have in our care.
Posted on 6/23/2020 By Odette Leach
Although South Africa has been in lockdown for almost three months, it’s important that parents continue to include physical activity as part of their children’s routine.
Posted on 5/22/2020 By Odette Leach
Although there has been discussion about the reopening of schools in South Africa from the 1st of June 2020, there is little clarity regarding the basic education sector which includes day care and edu-care centres.
Posted on 4/29/2020 By Odette Leach
With children forced to stay at home during lockdown, parents have been placed under a lot of pressure. Not only are they tasked with keeping their children busy while they manage working from home, but they are also now faced with the responsibility of schooling them and maintaining their early childhood development.
Posted on 3/30/2020 By Odette Leach
Kay-Dee Educare Centre in Cape Town would like to bring awareness to the situation surrounding COVID-19 and how it affects our children.
In commitment to keeping our children out of harm’s way, we have chosen to share information regarding how the virus affects our children, as well as additional safety tips to prevent further spread.
Posted on 1/28/2020 By Odette Leach
Goal setting is an important part of early childhood development and management. It’s a process that helps us understand what we need to do to achieve the goal we have in mind.
Part of the goal-setting process involves designing a customized plan which will serve to motivate us and keep us on the right path so we don’t lose sight of our goals.