finding a preschool a how to guide

quality preschool

This year we will be saying good-bye to the wonderful preschool that M and M both attended.  (There are still a couple of months, so no tears yet!)    Last year I wrote a series on finding a preschool.  Although we are now past that stage I know that many of you will be looking for a quality preschool to send your little ones to in the fall.  I thought I would update the Finding a Preschool Series a little bit and share them again. Finding the right preschool for your family and your little one can be challenging, but in the long run you will be so glad that your little one is in a quality preschool!  So treat this decision Continue Reading

find a preschool series…part 1

finding numbers

Looking for a preschool for my M and M was overwhelming, stressful and quite frankly a bit frustrated.  When I left one preschool disappointed that it was just not right, even though I was certain it would be, I had a thought.  I have taught in both a center and a home family child care.  I am educated in early childhood.  I know what to look for!   If this is hard for me, this must be unbelievably difficult for someone who has never so much as walked into a preschool. I have divided this post into three parts.  Part 1 Finding Preschool Phone Numbers.  Part 2 Calling Around (what to ask). Part 3 The Visit (what to look for). When I started Continue Reading