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Are you looking for summer camp for your children? Whether you need one week of specialty camp or an entire summer of daily supervision, we have the answer for you! Check out the following camps–you’ll find the right fit for every child. more

Parenting

Collier County Public Schools (CCPS) introduced the Cambridge Secondary Program - An advanced studies program for middle school students - this school year. Should your child apply for the program? more

Education

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Come for a ride on the Stinger and a heaping plate of fair fare, but don’t skip milking a cow at this year’s Collier County Fair and Exposition, March 16-26. Plus, it’s a chance to learn a thing or two about STEAM. more

News Briefs

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Advice on getting your child tested for learning disabilities and gifted identification by a private psychologist. more

Education

Taylor Van Netta was only 23 years old when she suffered from a stroke. Now she uses her story to educate others about the warning signs and risk factors for women. more

Health

A list of age appropriate books to help young children learn about diversity and Black History Month more

Education

With 10 locations, the Collier County Public Library – with free, unlimited Wi-Fi – has something for everyone and because February is Library Lovers’ Month, here are 20 reasons to love your library. more

Education

Weekday preschool and kindergarten. Full- and part-time classes available for ages 2 and up. Extended morning and afternoon care available. more

Preschools

A CCCR Early Childhood Development Center. Little Wonders is a full service child development center which is open Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for children ages 1-5. more

Preschools

Children ages 2-5 share dynamic, multi-sensory, and integrated learning experiences daily, while individual instruction is given to ensure each child gains skills and learns at their own pace. more

Preschools

The Garden School is an environmentally conscious, academic Montessori preschool for children from 2 to 6 years old. more

Preschools

Our program offers a play-based curriculum that is individualized to meet each child’s needs, as well as small class sizes and low student-to-teacher ratios. more

Preschools

Children’s Montessori School is a private early childhood preschool program. more

Preschools

Cedar Montessori offers infants through kindergarten-age children a fun and nurturing environment to explore and grow individually and independently. more

Preschools

Approximately $500,000 in scholarship money is available through more than 50 scholarships for local high school students, undergraduate and graduate students from Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee counties. more

Education

It is difficult to know where to start when you find out your child has special needs. The tasks seem overwhelming, and there is so much emotion involved. Learn how to get started finding the support that you need in Naples and Collier County. more

Special Needs

Our children are often exposed to very adult conversations about race. This reality may beg the question, how do I talk about race with my child? more

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Our Travel Editor Karen T. Bartlett, takes you on a journey through the alphabet in Southwest Florida. more

Travel

Through the Garfield comics, available for download at safeandsecureonline.org, educators and parents will be able to teach children to navigate internet safety issues. more

What prehistoric sea creature has the head of a horse, the tail of a monkey, and the pouch of a kangaroo, and lurks right here in the shallow bays of Southwest Florida? more

Travel

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