Everyone knows it’s true… but almost everyone’s afraid to say it: Daycare institutions
about or love your child like you do.
For years, many
experts have been warning us about the detrimental consequences for
children placed in day care.
contains an extensive
index of publications about the
problems with daycare
from well-known child development authorities, psychologists, psychiatrists,
pediatricians, public policy analysts, sociologists, daycare providers, and
This collection of
day care information seeks to counterbalance the relentless pressure placed upon
parents to abandon their children to these impersonal institutions.
These findings show
that no amount of legislation, government funding, money, early childhood training, regulations,
or inspections can make a day-care love your child.
Although this website's hundreds of pages of information about daycare
are primarily organized by date, they can easily be
searched by author, subject, title, etc.
You can also click the links next to the toy blocks.
Additionally, this website is
intended to encourage and affirm those parents who have made the choice to
avoid daycare and care for their own children -- a choice that too often has
been criticized and devalued by many in our society.
(If you don't like day care,
click here to see what you can do...)
about Daycare ~
argue that babies and preschoolers are better off spending the work week
away from their parents is not worth debating and is insulting to parents."
(Doing Time: What It Really Means To
Grow Up In Daycare by May Saubier, ©2012 )