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The Holiday Season with Children

23 November 2016

The Holiday Season with Children

As I prepare to tackle many of the tasks of our holiday season, I am reminded of some of the challenges and expectations the young children in our lives have.  Routines are an important part of their daily life to … Continue reading

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Changing School Relationships

21 October 2016

Changing School Relationships

A 4s parent approached me one December, worried that her child was not feeling connected at school.  I thought about the child—playing out complex stories with groups of children, saving a seat for a friend at lunch, knowing who was … Continue reading

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The Power of Relationships

13 September 2016

The Power of Relationships

Throughout the year, visitors tour our program regularly.  We’re often asked, “What makes your program different?  What sets your program apart from other schools?” Our answer is always the same:  relationships. Relationships are what makes us unique. Why are relationships … Continue reading

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History of SYC – Throwback Thursday

01 September 2016

History of SYC - Throwback Thursday

To understand SYC as it is today, it is important to know a little of how the school came about.  The two women who founded the school, Lee Row and Janet Stocker, had a dream of creating a school that … Continue reading

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