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Written by parents and educators; designed to help you through your child’s early years and beyond. Our blog offers actionable advice, information on child development, fun family activity ideas, and more.
How kids can stay social during social distancing?
Social and Emotional Growth |
From Our Blog: 10 Ways Kids Can Connect With Friends During COVID-19
How to help children understand what to call adult friends and extended family
Social Awareness, Life as a Parent |
From Our Blog: Children's Etiquette: How Should Kids Address Adults?
One mom shares 9 family-friendly hiking snack suggestions
Family Time, Parenting Strategies |
From Our Blog: Hiking Snacks for Kids
Our bloggers share suggestions for great children's chores ideas that they use with their families.
Family Time |
From Our Blog: Household Chores That Kids Can REALLY Help With
It's important for preschoolers to practice independence. Here's how to get started.
School Success |
From Our Blog: 10 Activities to Encourage Preschool Independence
In this blog post, one mom talks about what makes infant teachers at Bright Horizons so special and amazing
Child Development Insights, Parent-Teacher Partnerships |
From Our Blog: 25 Truths About Infant Teachers
Through a collaboration with the Smithsonian®, we're bringing museum learning and project challenges — or Discoveries — right into our centers!
From Our Blog: Bringing Museum Learning Into Our Classrooms
Interested in bringing museum learning from the classroom into your home? Try this Museum of Me activity with your child!
From Our Blog: Museum of Me: At-Home Activity
Learn more about what it's like to work at the Smithsonian in a new interview with Early Education Specialist, Carrie Heflin.
From Our Blog: Q&A with Carrie Heflin, Early Education Specialist at the Smithsonian®
7 healthy activities for families to do together at home
From Our Blog: Health & Wellness at Home: Activities to Help Kids Develop Healthy Habits
One mom reflects on how COVID affects working parents
Work-Life Balance |
From Our Blog: A Letter To Working Parents
See our favorite ideas to save for those days when your kid comes to say "I'm bored."
From Our Blog: 10 Boredom Busters for Kids
One mom gives appreciation of all that toddler teachers at Bright Horizons do
From Our Blog: 25 Truths About Toddler Teachers
Open-ended playtime is the perfect solution is a great screen-free activity
Family Time, Art & Music Exploration |
From Our Blog: 6 Indoor Activities to Encourage Creativity
Our bloggers share go-to advice for hosting successful playdates with kids with great tips for keeping kids busy and happy
Family Time, Social and Emotional Growth |
From Our Blog: Children's Playdates: Tips, Ideas and Activities
One mom describes how her family decided what daycare location made sense for their family.
Work-Life Balance, Child Development Insights |
From Our Blog: Choosing Between Daycare Near Work or Home