Why we LOVE STEM projects at LT!

Our school age program has awesome STEM projects that they complete weekly, sometimes daily! STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. So why is

Water Play & WHY We Love It!

As the weather begins to get warmer, we LOVE getting outside and adding water play into our daily routines. Water play has a lot of

How We Handle COVID Cases

As you may know, the COVID-19 cases in Michigan are continuing to rise and we would like to reach out to let you know that here at

Conflict Resolution

Are you struggling to navigate how to resolve some conflicts at home with siblings, family members or friends? In our teacher trainings, we highlight a

Earth Day at The Learning Tree!

Yesterday was Earth Day and here at The Learning Tree, Earth Day is one of our FAVORITE celebrations! Our planet is am amazing place, but

Importance of Taking Curriculum Outside

Here at The Learning Tree, we teach a HighScope Curriculum. In a HighScope program, teachers ignite children’s interest in learning by creating an environment that

Active Learning in Our Classrooms

Here at The Learning Tree you will see active learning in all of our classrooms; infants – school age. Our teachers and classroom are set

Praise vs. Encouragement

Praise VS. Encouragement “Good job” VS. “You worked really hard on that” – Creating Lifelong Learners: The Do’s and Don’ts! It is almost naturally ingrained

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