Child’s World Academy is the Top Rated Local® daycare center in Monroe, CT, with a staff of caring daycare teachers who are dedicated to helping kids learn and grow. We love our children and their families, and we are honored to be part of your child’s early development. If you’re looking for the best childcare center for your little one, we invite you to schedule a tour or learn more about us in our blog posts. Here, you’ll find information about our Monroe daycare, as well as tips for potty training, teaching manners, facilitating motor skill development, and so much more. Check out our blog posts below, and enroll your child at our daycare in Monroe!

  1. Dining With Kids: How To Survive A Restaurant With Young Children

    Many families shy away from taking young children to restaurants to eat, but exposing young kids to dining out can be a great way to teach them etiquette, social skills, and patience. As they get older, your child will know better how to behave in a restaurant, and taking them out will be much easier after they’ve had some practice. At Child's World Academy, our daycare teachers help children de…Read More

  2. 10 Household Chores That Young Children Can Do By Themselves

    Chores help kids to build confidence and a sense of responsibility during the stages of early childhood development. If you have a younger child, it can be difficult to think of chores that they can actually accomplish without your constant intervention. At Child's World Academy, our daycare teachers believe it is important to give young children chores that are easy to handle yet give them a sens…Read More

  3. 8 Warm Weather Tips for Keeping Kids Safe in the Summertime

    As the warmer weather approaches, your family is likely looking forward to hikes, beach trips, and picnics in the park. Remember to make your outdoor activities safe activities by taking a few important safety precautions that are necessary when the temperature heats up and the sun comes out. Our daycare teachers at Child's World Academy put this list of tips together to help you protect your litt…Read More

  4. Preparing Young Children for a Family Dog

    At some point during their childhood, most kids will ask for a dog. If you love dogs and have been waiting to get one, prepare your children thoroughly before you do. Teach your children about the different responsibilities they’ll have once you adopt a dog, and talk to them about some of the basics of respecting, teaching, and training dogs. This will help your family stay on the same page when…Read More

  5. Amblyopia: A Common, But Treatable, Childhood Vision Problem

    The most common vision problem affecting young children is amblyopia, which affects 3% of children under the age of eight. It occurs when the brain sends signals to one eye, and allows neural pathways to develop in connection to that eye, but not to the other eye. This condition is very treatable, but effective treatment relies on early detection, and children are not always able to communicate to…Read More

  6. Why Daycare is the Right Choice for many Families: Considering Your Options

    Expectant parents who both plan on working once their child is born must consider childcare options for their infant, and this decision can be difficult for many parents. Lots of families hire nannies and babysitters, while others opt for center-based care at their local daycare or childcare center. The latter can be advantageous for a variety of reasons when it comes to choosing the best childcar…Read More

  7. Benefits Of Summer Camp For Kids

    Summer is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about all the fun summer activities your family has planned. Whether it be a camping trip, a county fair, a Fourth Of July parade, swimming lessons, or summer camp, your kids will need lots of things to keep them occupied once school lets out. At Child’s World Academy in Monroe, we offer year-round childcare services, a…Read More

  8. Building a Library for Your Young Child

    When your baby is born, a great task begins: the process of building a beautiful, funny, and engaging library of children’s books for your little one. Our recommendations will get you off to a great start. Books For Toddlers 18 Months & Younger When babies are in the newborn stage, their vision is a bit blurry. Picture books with a lot of nuance and subtle colors will not catch their attenti…Read More

  9. How to Teach Your Young Child About Strangers and Safety

    “Stranger danger” is a term many of us first heard in our own childhoods, and it’s a concept parents still need to teach to their children today. However, the conversation should not be black and white. Discuss the various aspects of how children can keep themselves safe, starting as early as the age of two, during their daycare and preschool years. First, teach your child about basic body s…Read More

  10. Benefits to Cooking With Kids

    Cooking is a skill that we all need to know. It’s something that we use every day! While it may be the last thing that you want to think about, cooking a meal for your family could quickly become a lesson that your child learns from. Sure, learning to cook in itself is extremely beneficial for children to learn, but cooking happens to be loaded with endless educational lessons as well. If you’…Read More