Dr Alison Gopnik, a leader in the study of how children learn, discussed with NAEYC her findings about how young children learn best. Read her take on the value of play and developing social and emotional skills in the full article.
What Makes the Country Day School Unique?
We believe that connecting children with nature provides a framework for transformative growth in body, mind and spirit.
See why the caring, dynamic, developmental program CDS offers is so important during the preschool years.
Harvard University Article: "The Science of Early Childhood Development"
Our teachers' strong knowledge of child development allows CDS to provide rich academic, social emotional and physical opportunities for children to develop the skills to succeed.
NAEYC Families Article: "A Good Preschool for Your Child- What You Do and Don't Want to See in a Preschool"