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Children and Power

24 March 2014

When I came to SYC with my two sons, I loved how family friendly it felt. I wanted to stay and have a gentle separation. The teachers were concerned with supporting social and emotional development of my children and I … Continue reading

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Conflict at SYC

12 December 2013

Until I was in my 30′s, I had never had a real conflict with a friend and worked it through to the end.  Jan Waters and I had been great friends for years but then one day we had a … Continue reading

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The SYC Way

23 October 2013

Our staff had a lovely retreat last weekend in the Hocking Hills. Our retreats are usually fun-filled playing together with a little work mixed in. I don’t know of other preschool staffs that take time to really socialize and have … Continue reading

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Emotional Beginnings

29 August 2013

We are looking forward to beginning the school year on September 9th. New beginnings bring out lots of emotions in all of us. One of SYC’s favorite California early childhood educators, Bev Bos says “Parents always tell me they just … Continue reading

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