About Dorothy Hastings

Dorothy Hastings is the Director of First School, which are three preschool and Child Day Care centers located throughout Southern California. First School provides a hands-on approach to preschool education and child care programs that emphasizes all around child development. In addition to their intuitive academic approach, First School also focuses on developing a child's social skills and self-confidence, which is made possible in their intimate learning atmosphere.

Tips to Reduce Expenses on Kids’ Extracurricular Activities

Many parents want their children to participate in extracurricular activities because they provide opportunities for staying in shape, socializing, working on academics and learning new skill sets. However, most families are working within limited budgets and want to save money … Continue reading

Tips to Make Homework Less of a Hassle for Your Child

In some households, it can be hard to motivate your children to get their homework completed accurately and in a timely manner. Whether your child is having a hard time concentrating or the subject matter is challenging, homework can turn … Continue reading

5 Christmas Games for Preschoolers

Christmas is a time to cherish and celebrate. People start planning their Christmas vacations or parties and businesses start offering holiday discounts for their customers. Similarly, there are fun activities for kids to make Christmas a memorable time. Preschools can … Continue reading