Preschool Philosophies & Curricula | Paper Pinecone

Preschool Philosophies & Curricula

Choosing a preschool that aligns with your parenting style and overarching approach to education can help ensure you find a good fit. There's no right or wrong preschool philosophy or curriculum. Every family has different values and children are unique beings who thrive in different settings. More so, the application of a philosophy will vary from school-to-school.

We’ve laid out a brief overview of many approaches to early childhood education and encourage you to learn more on your tours.

Academic Teacher-led and managed programs that emphasize academic skills, such as shapes, letters, and colors. These are structured settings where children learn through worksheets, drills, and recitation, rather than play.