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Evenflo Car Seat Recall

Evenflo Company Inc. is voluntarily recalling more than 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to the risk children could not be removed quickly in an emergency. The company is conducting this voluntary recall in coordination with the U.S National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”): http://bit.ly/1isG0xt

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Five Ways to Add Humor to Your Child's Day - A Sparkle of Genius

Knock Knock…Kiddie Academy featured for lessons on humor!

Read Mommy of Two Little Monkeys and A Sparkle of Genius  to see how the experts at Kiddie Academy point out the educational benefits of exercising your family’s funny bone year-round.    

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A Few Good Reasons to Feel Great about Child Care

Here are just a few key reasons why your decision to choose child care can be considered advantageous, now and later. Character builder.  Not only does exposing children to caregivers other than their parents help them to become well-rounded as they get older, it encourages them to be more flexible and adaptable in the face […]

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Kiddie Academy in the News!

Check out some great coverage on both the national and local level for Kiddie Academy this week! Richard Peterson, vice president of education for Kiddie Academy Educational Child Care, was featured in WeGotKidz , Dada Rocks, and Motherhood Later Than Sooner where Mr. Peterson provided five educational lessons a child can learn from having a […]

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CPR

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. Your child isn’t breathing and you’re in a panic. The Huffington Post recently posted pictures from an incident involving a 5-month-old infant who wasn’t breathing. His caretaker was driving along a major highway and needed to pull over in order to take action. The pictures are heartbreakingly real, and a […]

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Car Seat Recalls

You may have heard about car seat recalls in the last few weeks.  The most recent recall was published on February 13, 2014. Engineers are working hard to ensure that cars and car seats are designed to keep kids as safe as possible. Safe Kids Worldwide provides the following tips  to ensure that your most […]

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Yin and Yang

When you are a parent of more than one child, it is only natural to make comparisons between them.  Who’s with me? When my eldest was born I had no idea what I was doing – but who does?  Just like any other new mom, I ended up learning alongside my daughter the joys (and […]

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When Should I Call the Pediatrician?

*Excerpt taken from KA’s Academy Newsletter January 2011* How many times have you retrieved your pediatrician’s phone number from your rolodex, only to stare at your phone wondering: Should I call, or shouldn’t I? No one wants to pester the doctor needlessly or halt the day’s plans for no good reason. On the other hand, […]

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Kiddie Academy of Silver Spring Township Featured

Only Kiddie Academy provides the kind of care that focuses on days filled with learning and fun, the key ingredients of our Life Essentials® curriculum. We are also a nationally networked franchise, which ensures strict standards and a consistent experience for all children and a great business opportunity for entrepreneurs. The Sentinel recently published a great article featuring Kiddie Academy of Silver Spring […]

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Car Seat Recommendation Changes in 2014

Heads up, parents of toddlers and kids! There are car seat recommendation changes in 2014. Click here for more information.

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