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Spotlighting School of Education leaders from Rasmussen College, the education blog features in-field teacher blog posts from the early childhood education sphere.

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14 Fun Fall Activities for Preschoolers

When planning activities for your toddlers, you don't even have to choose between educational and entertaining - why not incorporate both? Check out this list of fun fall activities for preschoolers that will keep your youngsters laughing and learning this season.

8 Great Ways to Promote Preschool Classroom Safety

If you’re a preschool teacher looking for ways to implement classroom safety, keep reading. We connected with early childhood education (ECE) professionals to learn how they keep their learning environments secure and at low risk for harmful situations.

What Happened to the Universal Pre-K Promise?

There has been a lot of hype around the topic of universal pre-k in recent years. So, with all the support, why isn’t universal pre-K available yet? Join us as we explore this complicated topic.

Why Do Toddlers Bite? 10 Toddler Behavior Problems Explained

Why do toddlers bite? Why do they delight in throwing their toys? And what secret joy do they find in resisting bedtime? These are the mysteries that remain in our modern age. Lucky for you, we’re here to uncover why tots do what they do and how you can address toddler behavior problems for good.

9 Signs You Should be Teaching Preschool

Teaching preschool requires a combination of education, experience and certain intangible traits. While education and experience will come with time and hard work, you may already have some or all of the necessary traits to become a preschool teacher.

4 Reasons You Can't Ignore the Importance of Early Childhood Education

Conversations about the importance of early childhood education (ECE) have been circulating for quite some time. But more and more studies are coming to light that reveal the ever-present learning disparity between students who reaped the benefits of ECE and those who didn’t. Take a look at what we found in support of a thriving future for our country's young minds.

Your Step-by-Step Guide to Opening a Daycare

You want to open a daycare, and now's the time to do it. Fewer than 1 in 3 toddlers stay home with a parent during the day, as the number of single-parent homes continues to rise and more dual-parent homes require dual salaries.

Gardening for Kids: 7 Reasons Planting Seeds Enriches Their Lives

As outdoor activities go, gardening is hard to beat for promoting well-rounded development in youngsters. Whether the garden is in pots on an apartment balcony, a community patch or right out the back door, kids who engage with it are harvesting a whole lot more than food and flowers. Learn some data-driven reasons to get your kids out in the garden.

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