Maybe try asking him why doesn't feel comfortable letting the teacher know. Give him prompts, "Are you embarrassed the other kids will hear, are you scared to walk to the bathroom alone, are you playing and don't realize you need to go, are you scared of asking because... more
As early as possible! You never know how long it will take to find someone you can trust with your three little bundles, who is also willing and able to take on 3 infants. Ive only ever dealt with twins, but I imagine 3 would be a 2 person job... more
Interview, Interview, Interview. I know from being involved with different levels of autistic and non-verbal children, that you will know if they are comfortable. You know when your daughter is comfortable. It may be exhausting and the bond wont be automatic. Are there any group/support groups/meet and greet... more
The care you provide is your business and your brand. A family is trusting you with the care of their child. I don't agree with underpaying a care provider. If you underpay your child care provider, you cant expect them to go above and beyond for you and your... more
I let the child know the behavior is not appropriate and encourage other ways to express what is upsetting them as well as distracting them from the direct concern. Every child and situation are different. I feel they need to understand they aren't handling the situation in an acceptable... more
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