Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Parent’s Guide to Preschool Child-Visits

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It may not be officially back to school season but rest assured, you’re not alone if you’re one of the many parents with anxiety over an upcoming preschool visit. For those of you who spent last fall applying to schools (likely after weeks of diligent research!), child visit, classroom visit or an observation can feel equally […]

Harker Preschool January Admission Events

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Harker Preschool combines child-centered learning and teacher-guided explorations in a community rich with music, art, movement and nature. Here, our littlest learners stretch their thinking, deepen their focus, and develop the social, emotional, physical and academic skills needed to thrive in kindergarten …and life. From its beginnings in Palo Alto 1893, Harker’s mission has remained […]

Now Accepting Applications for Fall

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Located in Saratoga, Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School is a Pre-K through Grade Eight independent school. Saint Andrew’s offers an advanced academic program plus enrichment in the studio and performing arts, physical education, Spanish, technology, religion and community service. Within our rigorous academic program, students explore, reflect and inquire—they realize the value of trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, […]

Learn Art & Music at the Community School of Music and Arts!

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The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) in Mountain View is our community’s leading non-profit provider of arts education programs. We offer Preschool Art & Music classes, Spring & Summer camps, Private Music Lessons, Art classes and Music classes. Our programs are great for students of all ages and experience levels.

A Leader in Creative Education Since 1925

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Every child is born with natural curiosity. Peninsula School’s creative approach to education allows intellectual curiosity to blossom by providing opportunities for children to actively engage in their learning and their community. Children are trusted to make choices and discover the importance of responsibility in an inclusive environment. With a low student to teacher ratio, […]

A Leader in Creative Education Since 1925

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Every child is born with natural curiosity. Peninsula School’s creative approach to education allows intellectual curiosity to blossom by providing opportunities for children to actively engage in their learning and their community. Children are trusted to make choices and discover the importance of responsibility in an inclusive environment. With a low student to teacher ratio, […]

A Leader in Creative Education Since 1925

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Every child is born with natural curiosity. Peninsula School’s creative approach to education allows intellectual curiosity to blossom by providing opportunities for children to actively engage in their learning and their community. Children are trusted to make choices and discover the importance of responsibility in an inclusive environment. With a low student to teacher ratio, […]

Kid’s Science – Using Media to Inspire

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Children are natural scientists. They question, observe, test and measure in their daily lives. Here are some of the best kids science apps, websites and media to help you and your child exploring and questioning together. Websites Ask Dr. Universe: This website follows a question

A Leader in Creative Education Since 1925

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Every child is born with natural curiosity. Peninsula School’s creative approach to education allows intellectual curiosity to blossom by providing opportunities for children to actively engage in their learning and their community. Children are trusted to make choices and discover the importance of responsibility in an inclusive environment. With a low student to teacher ratio, […]

Montessori School of Los Altos at Greenmeadow

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Our Young Threes Program and half and full day Preschool Programs are a wonderful way to give your child the best start in school! At Montessori School of Los Altos at Greenmeadow, we have been providing a world-class education to young children in Silicon Valley for over 40 years and would love to meet your […]

La Petite Baleen ~ the Premier Swim Program

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La Petite Baleen is the Bay Area’s premier swim school since 1979. Year-round indoor swim schools offer private, semi-private and small group lessons to students ages 2 months and up. Our unique child development based curriculum is internationally recognized and award winning. Our facilities are all custom built use cutting edge technology and filtration systems […]

Montessori School of Los Altos at Greenmeadow

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Our Young Threes Program and half and full day Preschool Programs are a wonderful way to give your child the best start in school! At Montessori School of Los Altos at Greenmeadow, we have been providing a world-class education to young children in Silicon Valley for over 40 years and would love to meet your […]

Learning Styles – Why it’s Important to Know How Your Child Learns

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Math has traditionally been taught through verbal and written methods. The problem is that in a typical classroom, there are more students that are visual rather than verbal learners. This misalignment in the method of teaching math can lead to low grades and frustration for students.

ISTP Prepares Children for Careers That Do Not Yet Exist

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The International School of the Peninsula provides a comprehensive and challenging bilingual education for students 3 years old through eighth grade. The school offers both French immersion and Chinese immersion programs. ISTP teaches through language and culture, using these tools to promote personal and academic excellence. Within a safe, nurturing environment, students are encouraged to […]

Create Art & Music at the Community School of Music and Arts!

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The Community School of Music and Arts in Mountain View offers outstanding art & music programs for all ages and skill levels. • Preschool Art & Music • Art Classes • Music Classes • Private Music Lessons New this Fall: Little Artists & Little Musicians preschool classes. These fun-hands-on classes offer learning in a creative […]