Welcome to the FamilySPEAK Blog! Our main blog is below, and you may also visit our special blog categories by clicking on a topic: Emotional Well-Being, Health, Nutrition, and Learning at Home

Circle of Parents | Mondays

Social connections are especially challenging for families right now – but remain key to reducing stress. As one of the five protective factors for Strengthening

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Math at Home!

Resources to encourage your child’s math learning at home! This resource has everything from “math in the bath” to cooking and music! Visit NAEYC (ENG/SP)>>

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The Germ Experiment for Kids

This is a hands on activity that parents/care providers can do with their children to teach the importance of how handwashing keeps germs away. Learn more

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The Importance of Self-Care

Self-care is not selfish or indulgent—it’s how we keep ourselves well to ensure we are physically, emotionally, and mentally capable of being there for our

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COVID-19 Fact Sheet

Knowing important information about the outbreak and learning how to be prepared can reduce your stress and help calm likely anxieties. This resource from the

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Emergency Preparedness

Watch a video featuring Devereux Center for Resilient Children Early Childhood Specialist and National Trainer Nefertiti B. Poyner, Ed.D., as she helps her 5-year-old daughter

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Resources from ReadyRosie

A Toolkit for Supporting Families Impacted by COVID-19 With the growing impact of the COVID-19 virus, ReadyRosie (The Creative Curriculum) has developed a free toolkit

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Special Blog Categories

Emotional Well-Being
Learning at Home