How to Choose the Best Daycare or Preschool for Your Child
What to Look for When Choosing the Best Daycare or Preschool for Your Child
Are you looking for a childcare, daycare or preschool that meets the needs of your family and child? You will likely have several options for preschools that look very similar, but as you ask the right questions you will find many key differences.
Childcare, daycares, and preschools vary in more ways than just the location. They provide different facilities, play areas, curriculum and learning philosophies. As you make your daycare or preschool selection, consider the points below and be sure to ask plenty of questions as you tour each school.
- Learn about the type of curriculum they are using.
- Do they offer any extra curricular activities or special programs that go beyond the normal learning experience?
- Find out what type of playground they provide. Are there different play areas for different age groups?
- What is their general learning philosophy? Does it appear to be fun and engaging for your child?
- Find out about the staff. How are they trained? What are their qualifications?
- Will you be able to watch your child learn from a secure online website?
- Does the environment feel loving and nurturing for your child?
- Are the programs accredited?
- Find out about the meals served. Can they accommodate your child’s dietary needs? Do they provide healthy options?
Also review the school’s website and read the reviews from parents who attend the school. Be sure to take a tour, meet the director or owner and ask plenty of questions. Your childcare, daycare, or preschool experience will set the stage for a lifetime of learning for your child. Every step you take to select the best care for your family will be worth your time.
If you would like more information about selecting the best daycare or preschool, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies invites you to contact them to learn more. They can answer all of the questions above and they love to offer tours for exploring parents.
Headquartered in the North Atlanta suburb of Duluth, GA, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academies® provide secure, nurturing, and educational environment for children ages 6 weeks – 12 years. We help children to bloom into responsible, considerate, and contributing members of society. With over 160 locations in 15 states, Kids ‘R’ Kids International® is a family owned and operated organization that ranks in the top 10 nationwide for franchised early childhood education centers. Find a location near you.