1. A Preschool in Lexington that Work With You, For You

    Waverley Square Lexington Daycare offers preschool in Lexington that is dedicated to working with parents to help them create the best childhood and most promising future for their kids. We developed our preschool in Lexington because we are committed to the community in this area and are dedicated to working with families to build a strong foundation educationally and emotionally for their childr…Read More

  2. How to raise an imaginative child Reviewed by the BabyCenter Medical Advisory Board Your toddler's developing brain Your child was born with about 100 billion brain cells. As if that's not amazing enough, now that he's a toddler each of those brain cells is sending and receiving electrical signals, creating connections among brain cells. Through repetition, these connections turn into networks (o…Read More

  3. Toddler Hitting

    TODDLER HITTING: 5 STRATEGIES TO HANDLE IT WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2011 Does your child use hitting as a way to express displeasure? Do they smack other kids on the playground? Do they hit you if they don't get what they want? This is natural and normal behaviour for children who do not always have the words or the skills to handle difficult situations. Toddlers and preschoolers will often resp…Read More

  4. Toddler Social and Emotional Development

    The ABCs of Toddler Playdates Playdates can be valuable learning experiences for you and your little ones. Here's how to make the most of your child's social calendar. Save This Article For Later Share this: Font size: AAA By Heather Hatfield WebMD Feature Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD Jennifer Bianco knows how to make the most of a playdate. The mother of a girl and boy, ages 6 and 3 respect…Read More

  5. The Power of Play

    Not just child's play Want to help kids do better in school? Don’t forget to shoo them outside to play. Whether it’s building a castle out of blocks, pretending to be a pirate, or riding bikes, play isn’t just good for the body — it actually helps the brain. Valuable play isn’t limited to structured exercise (like organized sports), and it’s most definitely not playing video games. A…Read More

  6. Language and Emotional Control

    Researcher conducted lecture on language and emotion development Posted by Cecilia Prado on Monday, March 3, 2014 · Leave a Comment Daily Collegian File Photo/Maria Uminski Pennsylvania State University researcher Pamela Cole presented a lecture called “Language and the Early Development of Emotion Regulation” last Thursday, Feb. 27, in the University of Massachusetts in the Campus Center.…Read More

  7. White Noise Machines Could Hurt Babies Hearing

    White Noise Machines Could Hurt Babies' Hearing, Study Suggests BY BARBARA MANTEL Infant sleep machines designed to soothe baby with sound are popular with harried parents, but they could end up harming babies' hearing, according to a new study. Researchers tested 14 widely available machines that play white noise and other soothing sounds for an article published Monday in the journal Pediatrics…Read More

  8. Reggio Emilia Approach

    The Reggio Emilia Approach is an educational philosophy focused on preschool and primary education. It was developed by Loris Malaguzzi, who was a teacher himself, and the parents of the villages around Reggio Emilia in Italy after World War II. After such a great and destructive event, people believed that children were in need of a new way of learning: the assumption was that people f…Read More

  9. Waverly Square’s Infant Care in Lexington

    At Waverley Square Daycare we are widely respected for our top rated infant care in Lexington. We maintain a loving, caring environment for your children as well as a low teacher/student ratio in order to allow each student individualized attention throughout the day. Our classrooms and daily schedules are designed to give your infant the maximum amount of time to develop critical cognitive motor …Read More

  10. Top Rated Lexington Daycare

    Waverly Square Daycare is a top rated Daycare as a result of our dedication to providing a nurturing environment while encouraging creativity, mental development, and long term academic success. We always strive to keep open lines of communication with parents in order to ensure that everyone involved with their child’s life is on the same page, and so that parents can be active participants in …Read More