It can be very difficult leaving your child in the care of others. You want to make sure they are safe, happy, well cared for, and learning! It may be hard to know what to look for when visiting a child care setting, or what questions to ask. Babies need a lot of attention and love. Finding the right child care, whether it be a centre or a home setting, can make all the difference during their first year of life. Here are some things to consider when choosing child care for your baby.
As educators many of us are aware of the importance of language development in the early years. Yet communicating with infants provides them with much more than just language development; it is a huge part of their social and emotional development as well. Effective communication with babies helps you to create a caring bond with them, ensuring they feel more happy, confident and respected when in your care.