Our teachers and caregivers are trained, ready and excited to help spark lightbulb moments for your child. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning approach in action
Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.
Ms. Amika Harris, one of our amazing PreK teachers, is our May Apple of Our Eye! Ms. Harris has been working with children of all ages for over 12 years. She earned her Early Childhood Education degree from the College of New Mexico before moving to Kansas City. Ms. Harris is the proud mother to two wonderful children whom she adores. In her spare time, Ms. Harris enjoys going to the beach, shopping, cooking, photography and spending time with family and friends. Thank you Ms. Harris for all that you do to make each child in your classroom feel loved and special!
You remember dropping your little one off for their first day of school or child care.
I’ve never felt as inadequate, unprepared and terrified as I did in those first moments that I held my baby in my arms.
As a parent, I know it can be all too tempting to entertain your child with screen time.
The shift from preschool to kindergarten is a big milestone for any child. This huge step will be full of excitement, but it is also a time of new beginnings and routines. In the spirit of National Kindergarten Day, we asked three parents to share their secrets to success while their children were in kindergarten:
My daughter was a slow-to-warm-up baby and a well-behaved toddler. She never hit or pushed, but instead used her words — like the time she famously told me at age three, “Mommy, I don’t like the choices you’re choicing me.”
Play is a crucial part of the social, emotional and imaginative development of young children, but not all play is created equal!