Milwaukee has lots of great places to visit where your children can continue to learn through the summer.
Did you know that all of the Ebenezer Child Care Centers locations throughout Greater Milwaukee have a special Virtues Program as part of their early childhood curriculum? It is geared toward teaching children about compassion, respect and honesty as well as how to be courteous and orderly. According to Beverly Anderson, Executive D irector for Ebenezer Child Care… Read more »
Did you know that 85 percent of today’s companies searching creative talent can’t find it? And, that in a recent IBM survey 1,500 CEOs identified creativity as the number leadership competency of the future? This fascinating information is in an article http://www.theatlantic.com/life/archive/2011/05/play-power-how-to-turn-around-our-creativity-crisis/238167/ which addresses how the US is going to have to put more of a… Read more »
This past weekend, Ebenezer Child Care Centers’ Wauwatosa location had the privilege of participating in the Wauwatosa Rotary Club annual egg hunt. The hunt, which has become a Wauwatosa tradition at Wisconsin Avenue Park, drew in approximately 200 enthusiastic youngsters! Ebenezer Child Care Centers had their cute heart mascot present to meet and greet the… Read more »
Research has proven many benefits to starting to read early to your children.
Last week, all of the the children at every one of the Ebenezer Child Care Centers celebrated the “Week of the Young Child.” It was the 40th celebration of this annual event created by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) to focus public attention on the needs of young children and their families, and to recognize the quality… Read more »
In an effort to show the children of Ebenezer Child Care Centers how fun our Summer Blast Summer Program will be we took 33 three through six year olds from the Ebenezer Child Care Mequon location and the Ebenezer Child Care Oak Creek location bowling last week at at Circle B Recreation in Cedarburg. The kids had… Read more »
This morning the children at Ebenezer Child Care Center’s Southside Milwaukee location where treated to PNC’s Sesame Street™ One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure planetarium show. The 35 minute traveling planetarium show is geared toward children ages 4-6 and it provides an exciting and interactive introduction to astronomy and other sciences. Ebenezers’ preschoolers were thrilled to meet Big Bird and Elmo,… Read more »
The following link http://icw.uschamber.com/sites/default/files/ICW_EarlyChildhoodReport_2010.pdf is a to a fascinating study conducted by the US Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interestes of more than 3 million businesses. It goes into great depth as to why it is in a business’s best interest to support early child care in the communities they are… Read more »
The children at Ebenezer Child Care Centers’ Mequon location had a great time celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at the day care center yesterday. According to our Center Coordinator, Lisa Lenyard, “Most children came decked out in green and enjoyed the green treats, special art projects and other fun activities we had planned to commemorate this special day.” Here… Read more »