Trying to decide between hiring a nanny and enrolling your child in a local daycare center? Surprisingly, daycare costs can be cheaper and provide immense extra benefits, from educational focus, social development, licensed care and scheduling flexibility.
When choosing a local daycare or preschool for the first time, many parents worry about transitioning their child into a new routine...and it's easy to understand why. But these tips should help make this transitional period a bit easier for both you and your child.
Having to find the best child care near you can be enough of a challenge without dealing with a waiting list. But if you follow these tips, you can increase your chances of enrolling your child in an outstanding local preschool or daycare facility -- no matter how popular it may be.