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Early Learning and Physical Activities

Early Learning and Physical Activities

Physical activity is an essential element of effective early learning programs. Educators don’t push young children to be athletes. Also, they include fun physical activities in their learning and play curriculums. By encouraging physical activities in early learning...

Why Music Matters to Young Students

Why Music Matters to Young Students

Music matters to young students. As a parent, you learn that there are no educational shortcuts for your young child. Music isn't a shortcut, but it enhances nearly every young student's learning experiences.  Like most families, you follow traditional steps that help...

Early learning and your child’s brain

Early learning and your child’s brain

As a parent, you begin your child's early learning at home. You talk to your child. You interact and play with him. The social, emotional, visual, and auditory experiences you provide help your child develop the early skills he will use over a lifetime.  You also give...

5 Benefits of Daycare for Babies and Toddlers

5 Benefits of Daycare for Babies and Toddlers

If you're like most parents, you look for a daycare for babies and toddlers because you work every day. Having a safe, caring environment is a big help, but you also want your child to get more from this experience. The good news is that quality early childhood...

Talking to your child about COVID-19

Talking to your child about COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has been around for nearly a year, and it’s evolved significantly since the early stages. It’s important to help your child understand the changes and how they affect him personally. Talking to your child about COVID-19 is a good way to address...

We’re a Licensed Daycare Center But What Does That Mean?

We’re a Licensed Daycare Center But What Does That Mean?

The Learning Center is a Licensed Daycare Center. It takes a lot of preparation, planning, and regulatory compliance to earn that designation. Before we opened our doors as a licensed daycare center for the first time, we had to comply with the Department of Public...

What’s So Important About Play?

What’s So Important About Play?

When your son tosses a frisbee or your daughter builds a colorful block building, you’re probably not thinking about the importance of child’s play. When children play, it often seems quite ordinary, but their actions have far more significance than you might imagine....

A Parent’s Guide to Choosing Daycare Near Manchester, CT

A Parent’s Guide to Choosing Daycare Near Manchester, CT

Deciding to place your children in daycare isn't an easy one. If it were up to you, you'd keep them at home or with a relative who you trust. Unfortunately, these options aren't always available to you. One of the hardest things you'll have to do is leave your...

7 Kindergarten Exercises to Help Your Child Succeed at School

7 Kindergarten Exercises to Help Your Child Succeed at School

Time flies! It seems like it was just yesterday when you brought your little bundle of joy home from the hospital. Now, they're all grown up and getting ready to start kindergarten. As much as you wish they could stay little forever, there comes a time when you have...

How to Choose Daycare: The Guide You’ll Need Today

How to Choose Daycare: The Guide You’ll Need Today

Do you have children that are too young for school or to fend for themselves? In most families, both parents have to work to bring in income. In this case, some form of daycare for your children is essential. But how do you choose daycare programs that are right for...

Why Young Children Need Opportunities to Learn

Why Young Children Need Opportunities to Learn

As COVID-19 drastically changed your children’s education options, you gained insight as to why young children need opportunities to learn. Schools suspended classes. Workplaces closed and you became the jack-of-all-trades parent you never anticipated. Filling the...

How Much Should I Budget for Childcare in Manchester, Ct?

How Much Should I Budget for Childcare in Manchester, Ct?

The average cost of childcare ranges from $4,000 to $22,600 per year. This is such a huge range because the cost varies by location and age of children.  If you are a new parent or a parent-to-be, one of the big questions on your mind is how much should I budget for...

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Windsor
Building Blocks of Windsor
842 Marshall Phelps Road
Windsor, CT 06095
(860) 683-2229

Manchester
Manchester Center
501 West Middle Turnpike
Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-8639


South Windsor
Ellington Road Center
1250 Ellington Road
South Windsor, CT 06474
(860) 282-8020

South Windsor
Pierce Road Center
80 Pierce Road
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 648-2068


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Windsor, CT

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Ellington Road Center
South Windsor, CT

Ellington Road Center, South Windsor

 
Manchester, CT

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Pierce Road Center
South Windsor, CT

Pierce Road Center, South Windsor