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The Essentials of Learning Through Play

Play is an essential and exciting part of childhood—one that has a large impact on child development. It’s crucial to recognize the importance of play and all the learning opportunities children can have during their playtime.

What are some of the best ways to encourage learning through play that will benefit your child’s development?  Join us for the upcoming live Bright Horizons® Family Matters Webinar, The Essentials of Learning Through Play, to find out! 

Together with special guest, Ann Gadzikowski, educator and author of Creating a Beautiful Mess: Ten Essential Play Experiences for a Joyous Childhood, we’ll explore how a balanced variety of creative play experiences – from building blocks to make believe to running around the park– can help children learn and grow; the benefits of different types of play across age groups; and fun activities and games that will keep your child engaged.
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Striking a Balance: The Work/Life Equation

Are you managing all the important facets of your busy life — parenting, marriage, career, social life, and community — or are they managing you?

Watch the Family Matters webinar, Striking a Balance: The Work/Life Equation. During this live, interactive event, Marti and Erin, mother/daughter co-hosts of Mom Enough®, tackle the provocative question, “is work/life balance a myth?” and provide tips for the finding balance in your own life.

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The Working Parent’s Wellness Toolkit

With the daily realities of life as a working parent, it is important to find ways to care for yourself and your health. Watch this parenting webinar to hear wellness expert Christina Reale discuss different ways working parents can fit everyday wellness into their lives, focusing on key elements such as nutrition, sleep, exercise, and stress. You will learn how to set realistic wellness goals that can pave the way to a healthy life amid life’s multiple responsibilities.
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Quality Early Education: Choosing What’s Best for Your Child

Finding the best child care and early education program is a big decision, and with so many options out there, it can be hard for parents to choose. How can you determine what will be best for your child? 

We talk to education experts from the National Association for the Education for Young Children (NAEYC) to get insider tips on what to look for in a quality early childhood education program. You’ll hear how NAEYC sets standards and how to select the option best suited to your child’s unique needs.

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The Road to Elder Care: Preparing for Future Caregiving

Worrying about aging parents? You’re not alone. What can you do? Experts say the best way to care for seniors is to start planning now.

We talk to elder care expert and social worker Elise Feuerstein Karras about what caring might look like at different ages, practical approaches to support, and concrete things you can do right now to be ready if and when the need arises.