Working parents rely on daycare centers to take care of their children during office hours and for this reason there are many facilities that provide care to toddlers. These facilities keep physical care as their objective is only to feed children and keep them clean.
Most facilities have limited their activities to providing physical care only but some facilities have included education in care. These daycare centers provide basic education in addition to taking care of the toddlers. For instance toddlers are provided education toys with which they learn many things like shape, figures, colors and mobility.
A toy car teaches how to push objects and a ball teaches that objects that are round are easy to push on the ground. There are many things toddlers can learn from objects. Also the toddlers learn to use their fingers. They are provided pencils and erasers to write and erase. They are told to draw the things they see and feel. Daycare centers can provide basic education and they should. It is like utilizing the time toddlers spend in these facilities.
It is for the parents to find the best daycare centers for their children. Parents should leave no stone unturned in locating the best facilities. There are some factors that parents should consider when looking for the care facilities. These factors are location, fee and experience of caregivers. A facility that wants to provide basic education in addition to providing care will always employ teaching staff. Also the parents must visit the facilities before making an opinion on them.