Why are preschools so important? This video from NPR shows how a preschool in Oklahoma is using some innovative teaching models to help preschool-age children interact with each other. Preschools afford children the opportunity to learn social skills and the fundamentals of learning.
Preschool classes focus on helping a child to navigate what is to come in kindergarten and a more formal learning environment. Children that attend preschool do better in kindergarten according to recently published studies.
This preschool teacher explains how activities are designed and how children thrive in this setting. She takes the viewer through activities that the children participate in and explains how the activities are relevant to learning. This video is a joy to watch because the children are clearly enjoying the time they spend in the classroom.
If you have a preschool-aged child or one that is getting ready to hit those preschool years, this informative video will explain the importance of preschool to your child’s education. Watch this video to see how much the children get out of a preschool setting and how it can do the same for your child.