"Purposes For WEE Programs * to enable children to feel adequate in their environment. * to aid children in learning to understand and live intelligently in their world. * to teach children to manage themselves, their materials, and the daily routine. * to facilitate sturdy growth through providing adequate space, freedom of movement, and needed equipment. * to protect children from hazards to health and safety. * to help children find comfortable, contributing places in the group. * to encourage children to take initiative in planning and doing things. * to allow children to grow as a unique person in a loving and caring atmosphere."
Excerpted from the preschool's website