Keep Calm and Be Mindful: Mindful Parents and Educators Course Offered at the ‘U School’

Parents and educators would generally agree that there is always room to become more calm, present, and connected when interacting with children. Charlie Sutherland, preschool educator at the U School in Ann Arbor, has worked as an educator for 16 years. While Sutherland was working as a high school English teacher he became overwhelmed, overstimulated by all of the expectations and constant transitions in the school environment.

Making YouTubeKids Safer for Kids

Kids love videos— the sillier the better. And it’s a rare parent who hasn’t used them to secure a little quiet time. Today YouTube is, by far, the largest source of videos of all kinds. When they created an app for children in 2015, many parents assumed the content would be carefully curated and reliably

Craft of the Month: Turkey Centerpiece

Thanksgiving is all about gratitude, family, food and spending quality time with those we love. This fun Turkey Centerpiece craft incorporates all of those things! My toddler and I spent time tracing our hands on different colored pieces of paper and designing our perfect turkey down to the bow around his neck. She and I