"Provide a home-like atmosphere where the child can feel respected, secure, and comfortable away from his or her family.
Encourage the child's feeling of self-worth.
Provide activities where the child will be encouraged to develop large and small muscle coordination.
Develop the child's sense of independence by teaching self-help skills and strengthening decision-making skills.
Encourage experiences that evoke a sense of wonder and sensitivity in our natural world.
Promote the child's healthy relationships with both peers and adults through a sense of mutual cooperation and respect."
Excerpted from the preschool's website