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Featuring Dr. Frances Bond, a noted Child Development Specialist, and a team of experts from the fields of education, medicine and law, this series offers ageless, indispensable advice and guidance on family and parenting, which also is useful for day care and elementary school environments.

Produced by Baltimore Co. Schools and Dr. Frances Bond

Up-Res HD format by Chip Taylor Communications, LLC

Versions Available:

The First Steps Series



1. All-Day Kindergarten

2. Choosing Quality Childcare

3. Common Concerns of Parents of Young Children

4. Developing a Positive Self-Esteem

5. Developmentally Appropriate Practices

6. Discipline: Making It Work

7. The Family's Role in Values Education

8. Having Fun With Science and Math

9. Healthy Babies (Pre-Natal Care)

10. Helping Children Cope With Divorce

11. Helping Children Cope With New Experiences

12. Helping Parents Select Exemplary Pre-School

13. Helping Young Children Learn

14. Nurturing Creativity in Children

15. Parents Involved in Their Children's Education

16. Parents: The Child's First Teachers

17. Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten

18. Preparing Your Child for School 1: An Intro

19. Preparing Your Child for School 2: Ready by 5

20. Promoting Literacy Growth in Children

21. Questions Frequently Asked by Parents

22. Reading in the Kindergarten

23. Selecting Appropriate Toys

24. Selecting Literature for Young Children

25. Single Parenting

26. Summer Activities for Children

27. The Toddler Years

28. Trips for Young Children

29. The Two Sides of Television

30. The Value of Play

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