The Right Time For An Orthodontic Check-Up

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The Right Time For An Orthodontic Check-Up: No Later Than Age 7 Even though most people think of pre-teens and teens when they speak about orthodontics, there are good reasons your child should get an orthodontic evaluation much sooner. The … Continue reading

Sign up Time for Our Meet Up Groups

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Hi Moms it is time to sign up for the meetup groups that we have to offer in the network. Here is the different groups and the links for the sign up forms.  Please remember to confirm with the confirmation … Continue reading

Great Pre-School (Asilo) Near Piazza Liberta’

Great Pre-School (Asilo) Near Piazza Liberta’

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Hi Everyone,
For any moms who arrive this summer and do not know where to enroll their children in pre-school/kindergarten, I want to spread the word about my son’s school, Gli Scolopi near Piazza Liberta.

We have had a fantastic experience with this school this past year, and I heard that there are still some spots available for 4 and 5 year olds in my son’s class. At the moment, he is one of two bilingual children (English-Italian) and the school has been very receptive to increasing the number of days that the kids learn English. They already do an English lesson every weVirzi asilo 5ek with a very nice American woman, and they said they are open to adding lessons if the parents request it. I am very excited about this, because I feel it is very important to keep kids exposed to English in social environments as well as at home.

I am hoping there are more families in this network who will want to sign up and create a core group of bilingual/English-speaking pre-schoolers, because the language program at the school can be adapted for children who are at a more advanced level, as well as for brand new beginners.

Other details: the class size is small, the kids get a lot of attention, there is a lot of hands on learning, they do a computer class and a science class one day a week, and I can’t say enough wonderful things about the teachers! I have met some very nice and dedicated teachers since living in Florence, and I have to say the two women here are by far the most energetic, warm-hearted, and happiest I have ever met.

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Check out their website www.scuolepiefiorentine.com

Hope everyone enjoys their summer holidays.
Kimberly Virzi

Ticket, dal 1 luglio si cambia: ATTENZIONE: “Si paga di più se non si chiama”. Ecco come fare e le nuove normative per essere esenti – tessera sanitaria, ticket

You will need to get your health card updated with your income level status by June 30th. via Ticket, dal 1 luglio si cambia: ATTENZIONE: “Si paga di più se non si chiama”. Ecco come fare e le nuove normative … Continue reading