Seattle Learning Center

Seattle Learning Center

Full-time and part-time preschool and childcare

Seattle Learning Center is a play based school that pursues quality early childhood education. Our teachers are passionate about inspiring a creative learning environment, developing children’s social/emotional, physical and cognitive skills, and promoting physical activity at an early age.

Both our Queen Anne/Montlake schools have passed the Washington State Early Achievers Standards and are registered Early Achievers Centers.

Currently, we offer the following full-day child care programs:

Queen Anne Location:
A full-day preschool and childcare program for children ages 12 months to 5 years old. Our school is open from 7:00am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. Our program operates yearly and follows the school year calendar (September to August). The center is licensed for 37 children.

Montlake Location:
A full-day program for infants and toddlers ages 3 months to 35 months. Our school is open from 7:30am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. Our program operates yearly and follows the school year calendar (September to August). The center is licensed for 21 children.

Learning and Exploring Through Play

❤️ I am 4, I need to PLAY 😊

World Economic Forum

Are kids playing enough? Read more: http://buff.ly/2pc1wn1

Opinion | Let the Kids Learn Through Play

nytimes.com

https://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/17/opinion/sunday/let-the-kids-learn-through-play.html?_r=1

nytimes.com Academic teaching in kindergarten backfires.

What A 4-Year-Old Should Know

huffingtonpost.com

"That the single biggest predictor of high academic achievement and high ACT scores is reading to children."
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alicia-bayer-/what-should-a-4-year-old-know_b_3931921.html

huffingtonpost.com I was on a parenting bulletin board recently and read a post by a mother who was worried that her 4 and a 1/2-year-old did not know enough. "What should ...

Not Just Cute

1. Teach children to be a good friend, to be kind especially to those different from them, to be considerate of others.
2. Teach them to read and anything else you would like.

The world will benefit more from kind illiterate people than literate but selfish individuals.

Embracing Messy Play: Advice From a Type A Parent

rainorshinemamma.com

rainorshinemamma.com Why do children need messy play, or sensory play, and how can we embrace it as parents?

Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds - Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

They are learning so much from these processes!

http://www.scarymommy.com/i-know-its-pain-butt-but-we-have-let-our-kids-get-messy/?utm_medium=partner&utm_source=teaching2and3

The Cost of Ignoring Developmentally Appropriate Practice

notjustcute.com

notjustcute.com The previous installment of this series on DAP ended with a quote that really resonated with me.  It perfectly encapsulates the ironic environment we find ourselves in today.  There’s a well-…

The Dangers of Using a Sticker Chart to Teach Kids Good Behavior

theatlantic.com

https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/02/perils-of-sticker-charts/470160/

theatlantic.com Priming children to expect rewards for doing what they're told can harm their social skills in the long term.

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115 Boston St And 2734 Montlake Blvd E
Seattle, WA
98109, 98112
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