A Flower is An Educated Weed is not only a CD containing 32 songs for the early childhood classroom, but comes with a 40 page book of teaching philosophies and hands-on, creative ideas for making learning active and fun. Multi-award winning singer/educator, Judy Caplan Ginsburgh advocates positive discipline, teaching children to be in control of themselves, being prepared and flexible at the same time, taking care of yourself, using music to teach and making learning fun and participatory. A Flower is An Educated Weed (Book & accompanying CD) is filled with ideas and solutions for making your life as a teacher easier and more rewarding. By being prepared, using music as a teaching tool, and freeing ourselves to be creative, we CAN make wild little weeds blossom into beautiful flowers. For teachers, for parents, for all who touch the lives of young children, A Flower is An Educated Weed is a must have resource.