There is a special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren. Grandparents play an important role in children’s lives because they can act as storytellers providing tales of family histories and traditions while also providing additional social and emotional support.
Early Childhood Specialist, Peaches Lott visits KPLR 11 News at Noon to discuss that role and the mutual benefits to both grandparents and grandchildren.
Steve Zwolak (aka “Mr. Z”), the executive director of University City Children's Center and CEO of the LUME Institute, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon to discuss the importance of family rituals in a child's development.