The age-old wisdom “don’t talk to strangers” is not as practical as it used to be. KinderCare's own Linda Hassan Anderson discusses instead how to give children opportunities to practice what they would do in tricky situations. For more parenting tips, visit kindercare.com/blog.
Linda Hassan Anderson, M.A., brings more than 40 years of experience in early childhood education to her role as Vice President of Education at Knowledge Universe. Linda is responsible for leading curriculum development and implementation, teacher preparation and assessment efforts for the family of Knowledge Universe brands, including KinderCare, Children’s Creative Learning Centers (CCLC) and Champions.
Linda’s background includes roles as Senior Director of the NAEYC Academy for Early Childhood Program Accreditation and more than 12 years as the president of the Atlanta Affiliate of the National Black Child Development Institute, where she developed a large and nationally respected accreditation facilitation project. Beyond her involvement as a national advocate for early childhood education, Linda has been featured on radio and television broadcasts and cited in national and local publications as an early childhood expert.