"It is a play based environment where children can be appropriately introduced to academics while they learn to resolve conflicts and play cooperatively, a safe place where children can develop their natural curiosity and make discoveries about the world around them.
a curriculum based on Developmentally Appropriate Practice
activities that acknowledge each child's unique developmental timing, personality and learning style
a credentialed teaching staff
child/staff ratios that meet national professional standards
an open environment where parents are welcome
Excerpted from the preschool's website