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Maple Heights Center is Recipient of $2000 Grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation

We are pleased to announce that the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Family Life Child Care Center in Maple Heights with a $2000 grant to support our summer reading program. This local grant award is part of over $7.1 million in grants
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The Parent-Teacher Power Team!

Do you remember the first time you accidentally called a teacher, “mom”? We’ve all been there, and I still remember how embarrassed I was! I can laugh about it now, but a small part of my younger self still cringes at the memory. If you think a
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Our Superheroes: Trustworthy Teachers and Compassionate Caretakers

Over the years, I’ve seen many parents struggle with finding the best care for their children. When they tour our centers, they anxiously ask questions about our staff and, often in tears, share their apprehension and fears about leaving their chil
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Week of the Young Child Celebrates Our Youngest Learners!

Family Life Child Care Centers participated in Week of the Young Child 2016, an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Week of the Young Child annually celebrates early learning, young
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The Remedy for the Summer Break Blues

It is pretty hard to believe that the school year is nearly over! How did that happen? While I am so glad that warm weather is in our near future, I am  amazed at how quickly summer arrives year after year. It seems like a speed race to the last d
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Celebrating Our Youngest Learners

When I looked at the calendar in my kitchen today, I noticed 5 celebrations listed during the month of April. But, believe it or not, this didn’t even phase me. Whether it’s a personal special occasion like a birthday or a fun, silly “holiday
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The Importance of Early Childhood Education

Education is important in early childhood learning. Cleveland.com, The Plain Dealer, and 90.3 WCPN ideastream® are exploring the importance of a child’s first five years in the series Cleveland Connects: The First 2,000 Days. What constitutes a hi
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“They just grow so fast!”…  

“They just grow so fast!”…  I think I hear this phrase at least once a day from a parent, awestruck at how their child has grown, seemingly overnight. When time is measured by a child’s growth, it seems like we just blink our eyes, and they
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Police Chief Reads to Family Life Preschoolers

Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams reads to preschool children at Family Life Child Care Center of Cleveland, on March 11, 2016. Chief Williams spoke passionately about the idea of serving the people of Cleveland, including the little children. T
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