Public Places

Errands can equal education. Your everyday outing or errand can be a chance to connect with your child and to encourage her early learning.

At the market: Learn valuable tips to help keep you and your child’s trips to the market hassle-free and educational.

At the park: Parks and playgrounds are very active places for children. Discover ways to transform activity into learning.

At the library: Libraries are full of learning and are wonderful for exploring language and books. Find out some helpful tips for library-going.

These tips were developed for Born Learning by Mind in the Making, a project of the Families and Work Institute and New Screen Concepts.