The First Steps Series

Featuring Dr. Frances Bond, a noted Child Development Specialist, and a team of experts from the fields of education, medicine and law, this series offers ageless, indispensable advice and guidance on family and parenting, which also is useful for day care and elementary school environments.

30 x 30 minutes or 15 x 60 minutes

  • All-Day Kindergarten
  • Choosing Quality Childcare
  • Common Concerns of Parents of Young Children
  • Developing a Positive Self-Esteem
  • Developmentally Appropriate Practices
  • Discipline: Making It Work
  • The Family's Role in Values Education
  • Having Fun With Science and Math
  • Healthy Babies (Pre-Natal Care)
  • Helping Children Cope With Divorce
  • Helping Children Cope With New Experiences
  • Helping Parents Select Exemplary Pre-School
  • Helping Young Children Learn
  • Nurturing Creativity in Children
  • Parents Involved in Their Children's Education
  • Parents: The Child's First Teachers
  • Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten
  • Preparing Your Child for School 1: An Intro
  • Preparing Your Child for School 2: Ready by 5
  • Promoting Literacy Growth in Children
  • Questions Frequently Asked by Parents
  • Reading in the Kindergarten
  • Selecting Appropriate Toys
  • Selecting Literature for Young Children
  • Single Parenting
  • Summer Activities for Children
  • The Toddler Years
  • Trips for Young Children
  • The Two Sides of Television
  • The Value of Play

Produced by Baltimore Co. Schools and Dr. Frances Bond.