Thinking about preschool for your toddler and don't know where to start? Confused by the myriad of choices? Who knew deciding on a preschool program could be so overwhelming!
Join us for an informative discussion about the different prevailing preschool philosophies - featuring expert panelists from preschools across the city who will provide advice to parents about choosing the best type of program for your child and your family.
Topics for discussion include:
* What's the difference between Montessori vs. Waldorf vs. Reggio Emilia?
* Cooperatives and religious-based programs
* How to decide which program is the best fit for your child
Participating schools include:
- -Bennett Day School
- -City Garden Waldorf School
- -Daystar Academy
- -Mary Meyer School
- -Park West Cooperative Nursery School
- -Prairie Academy
- -Rogers Park Montessori School
- -Sprouts Academy
Open to NPN members; adults only please. Space is limited. Please be respectful of our presenters & sponsors and honor your RSVP.
|Location:||Bennett Day School|
|Address:||955 W. Grand Ave.|
|When:||7:00 PM - 8:30 PM · Nov 20, 2019|
|Who:||Members & Non-members - Adults only|
|Parking:||Free and metered street parking. A short walk from the Grand stop on the blue line, and easily accessible via the Grand bus.|
Non-members: Adults $10.00
Bennett Day School
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Bennett Day School is a PreK-12 progressive independent school at 955 W. Grand. Inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach, Bennett Day offers a collaborative learning environment among its students, world-class faculty, and devoted families. Digital student portfolios with pictures, videos, and narratives capture project-based learning across all subject areas. Founded by fellow NPN members who are both parents and educators, the school is dedicated to creativity, innovation, academic excellence, and cultivating lifelong learners and leaders for the 22nd century and beyond.