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    5 Ways to Encourage Your New Swimmer

    By Tom Dolan / September 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Some new swimmers take to the water immediately, feeling at ease in lessons without much prompting. Other children are fearful or nervous and need more time and support before they become comfortable. If your child falls into the latter category, swim lessons can unfortunately become a battleground. You know that swimming is an important life…

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    Join The TDSS Team – Apply Today!

    By Tom Dolan / September 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

    We are looking for looking for professional, passionate, and fun loving candidates to join our Swim Thru Life family! Available positions: Front Desk Staff Tom Dolan Swim School in the Dulles 28 Shopping Center is looking for dynamic, energetic and detail-oriented Front Desk Staff who enjoy working with children! Pay: Paid Training! $15 / Hour…

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    Rinse & Repeat: How Repetition Helps New Swimmers Learn

    By Tom Dolan / August 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Small children love repetition – as you know if you’ve ever read the same book, played the same game or sung the same song on loop with your kids. Repetition helps children practice a skill or develop a knowledge area. It establishes a routine, giving them an orderly and predictable environment to learn and grow.…

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    Swim Lessons Help Kids Grow Stronger & Smarter

    By Tom Dolan / August 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Summer vacation is wrapping up, and your children will be heading back to school soon – to the cheers of some and the groans of others. But there’s no reason to bid farewell to swim time once school is back in session. In fact, research shows that kids who keep up swimming lessons actually gain…

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    5 Benefits of Small Swim Classes

    By Tom Dolan / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

    When children learn to swim, they are strengthening new skills, expanding their comfort zones, and building their self-confidence – all in a relatively short period of time. This is no small feat at any age! At Tom Dolan Swim School, we do everything we can to create a comfortable and supportive learning environment for all…

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