WFMY Highlights the Importance of Play

Shelli Scott, the youth program specialist with the City of Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department, talked to the Good Morning Show about the importance of play in the growth and development of young children. She also provides suggestions on easy ways parents can play and interact with babies to help stimulate their minds and bodies. The segment can be seen here.

WFMY Discusses the Importance of Creating a Routine for Your Child

Janet Howard, program director for “Bringing Out the Best” and a member of The Basics advisory committee spoke with WFMY about the rapid pace of brain growth before age 3 and the importance of everyday interactions to help children learn during that time. She also talked about creating and maintaining a routine to help children Maximize Love, Manage Stress during uncertain times, like the COVID-19 pandemic. The segment can be seen here.

The Basics Guilford Launch Aired on Greensboro Television Network

GREENSBORO, N.C.—The Greensboro Television Network aired The Basics Guilford  launch event. The segment highlighted Susan Schwartz, executive director of The Cemala Foundation, Scott Kinsey, president and CEO of Kindermusik International and Adriana Adams, early literacy implementation manager at Ready for School, Ready for Life.

Each speaker conveyed the importance of implementing The Basics in Guilford County.

“We’re bringing the Basics to Guilford County because it is the perfect complement to the vast array of work that is already being done in our community,” Kinsey said.

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