Navigating Your Child's Education: Ages 3-K

Laura Fitzpatrick

Currently working as a part-time staff writer for Worthington Christian School, Laura Fitzpatrick has seven years of classroom experience teaching ESL and Spanish K-12. She and her husband Joshua have two young children. As a mom of two young children, Laura is passionate about finding new ways to help her children grow and helping other parents do the same. In her “free” time (i.e. when her kids are napping, what she calls “happy hour”), she enjoys running and eating chocolate—not always at the same time.

Recent Posts

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Finding New Normal

By Laura Fitzpatrick on Mar 19, 2020 9:00 PM

For an extroverted, enneagram 7 personality like myself, this social distancing and quarantine business feels challenging. I’ve always considered myself a get-outta-the-house mom instead of a stay-at-home mom, but aside from the occasional (and careful) walk outside, we are all a bit confined, aren’t we?

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Springtime Books for Preschoolers

By Laura Fitzpatrick on Mar 3, 2020 9:00 PM

I typically let my kids pick out what books we read at bedtime each evening (I hold veto power over their choices if it's longer than I have the energy for). One of their go-to picks these days is the Little Golden Book classic Home For a Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown (author of the classics Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny). A cute story about a bunny in search of a proper place for himself, this book's first pages accurately sum up how I feel about this time of year:

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Nine Books to Read with Your Preschooler this February

By Laura Fitzpatrick on Feb 4, 2020 9:00 PM

February is the worst month of the year, according to my husband (an Ohio native). The cold, cloudy days of winter seem to drag on and threaten to keep Spring from ever arriving.

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