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Jill Sciacca, M.A. Ed (Early Childhood Reading and Literacy), has spent time teaching preschool, kindergarten, first grade, and fourth grade. She currently is a full-time faculty member at the University of Phoenix where she teaches for the College of Humanities and Sciences and also acts a faculty mentor to the associate faculty. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her two-year-old daughter Gianna and her husband, Jack. Jill also loves a good adventure and can often be found taking her lunch break at Monarch Mountain, her local ski area. She was born and raised in Colorado and has no plans to leave. You can follow Jill on Twitter @jillian_sciacca.



"Glasses" is a positive book about babies and toddlers wearing glasses. Read all about it in this discussion with author Ann Gwinn Zawistoski.

Glasses, Ann Gwinn Zawistoski, is an adorable book that shows children the importance and benefits of wearing glasses.

A list of five strategies that will help you ensure that your child shows up to kindergarten with the basic literacy skills they need to excel and enjoy reading.

I'm the Happiest, by Anna Shuttlewood, is an excellent example of how appreciating the good qualities of others can make you feel good.