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I am struggling with the choice of an academic preschool where my son is currently enrolled which has Spanish, science, math/computer, fun and fitness, and English lessons (with specialized teachers) vs a play based curriculum. Which is better or does it even matter? My son is extremely bright but I worry that it's a bit much for his age. He will be ready for first grade before he's 5. Thoughts???
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  • maureen On 8/18/16, Nicole wrote: > I am struggling with the choice of an academic preschool > where my son is currently enrolled which has Spanish, > science, math/computer, fun and fitness, and English > lessons (with specialized teachers) v...See More
    Aug 21, 2016 report post
  • DAP lover I 100&37; agree with Flacka. Go for play-based. Believe it or not, your child might learn MORE in that atmosphere. On 8/20/16, Flacka wrote: > I have taught both preK and Kindergarten for many years. > Kindergarten is now what first grad...See More
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  • Flacka I have taught both preK and Kindergarten for many years. Kindergarten is now what first grade used to be with all or nearly all of the day spent in academics. Assuming both preschools are high quality I would choose the play-based program. He i...See More
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  • SuperTeacher On 8/18/16, Nicole wrote: > I am struggling with the choice of an academic preschool > where my son is currently enrolled which has Spanish, > science, math/computer, fun and fitness, and English > lessons (with specialized teachers) v...See More
    Aug 19, 2016 report post



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