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Ways to Show Children in Your Care that You Love Them
Posted by Iowa CCR&R in CCR&R Blog on 2/11/2016
In the month of February, we celebrate the relationships with the people who mean the most to us. Our family child care children often become our extended family. Building positive adult-child relationships influence a child’s social, emotional, and cognitive development. A secure, trusting relationship with the children in your care can reduce the frequency of challenging behaviors and help children develop self-esteem.
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