Tag Archives: preschool

Help Us Win the Small Business Championship!

We need your votes to help us train teachers and parents.

IRIS Educational Media has entered the 2016 American Small Business Championships! This contest is sponsored by SCORE (of the Small Business Administration) and Sam’s Club.

We are thrilled to take part in this celebration of small businesses, and we would love your vote!…

Talking & Books

Over the last few weeks I’ve seen a number of articles about programs that provide books to young children affected by poverty because data indicates that many kids are growing up in families without books at home. Two nation-wide programs that have stood out are a plan for doctors to give books and some information about the power of reading to the parents of their patients and a program sponsored by publishing companies and children’s book authors that provides new books to schools to send home to kids affected by poverty.…

Why Do Kids Need Head Start?

Head Start is a preschool education program for low-income children and families that helps children learn social skills and adjust to school settings. The U.S Department of Health and Human Services funds the broad educational, health, nutrition and parent involvement services provided by Head Start.…