Author: Stepping Stone School

About Stepping Stone School

Stepping Stone School was created by a mother with a vision. Rhonda Paver and her husband Bill arrived in Austin in 1979 with their first three children. After searching for affordable, quality early care and education for her own children, Rhonda believed the children of Austin deserved something better than what she was finding. Learn More

01 Jun 2022

Your Guide to Exploring the Great Outdoors with Your Child

As the weather warms and Summer approaches, most parents are planning fun outdoor activities with their children. For a child, Read More

Joyful ParentingPhysical Development

23 May 2022

Thinkery Launches New Interactive Exhibit, Notion of Motion

Dedicated to growing impact in early learner and STEAM education for ALL Central Texas children, Thinkery celebrates major museum refresh Read More

NewsPress Releases

31 Mar 2022

Three Ways to Improve Your Child’s Sleep!

For many families, pandemic-level sleep issues are still present for parents and children alike. Many adults experience problems with getting Read More

Child DevelopmentJoyful Parenting

23 Mar 2022

Easter Baskets to Make with Your Child!

These easy to make baskets are the perfect activity to welcome spring!    Tissue Box Basket  Materials: construction paper, glue, scissors, Read More

Art and Creative ExpressionJoyful Parenting

22 Mar 2022

Happy World Water Day – Make Your Own Underwater Viewer!

In honor of World Water Day, we are sharing an activity that showcases the importance of clean water which is Read More

Mathematical and Scientific Concepts

03 Mar 2022

Spending Time in Nature Can Boost Mental Health!

As spring arrives and the cold weather begins to dwindle, many families are getting back into nature and participating in Read More

Emotional and Social DevelopmentPhysical Development

23 Feb 2022

Earth & Beyond – Summer Camp at Stepping Stone School 2022

This Summer at Stepping Stone School, the children will discover what makes our world so amazing! With weekly themes focusing Read More


22 Feb 2022

Two’s Day Activities for Tuesday 2/22/22!

Here are some fun ideas on how to celebrate 2/22/22 with your child! 1.Enjoy some skip counting fun! 2.Create a Read More

Joyful Parenting

10 Feb 2022

The science behind how parents affect child development

By Yuko Munakata Parents, take a deep breath: how your kids turn out isn’t fully on you. Of course, parenting Read More

TED TalksUncategorized

08 Feb 2022

Good Gut Health is Important for Brain Development

A healthy diet can play a vital role in a person’s life and one of the most important factors of Read More

Nutrition & Cooking with Children