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A parent participation preschool is a family enterprise. Families join together and draw on each other’s talents and resources to provide a sound educational environment for their children. The director and teachers provide leadership and guidance as parents assume the responsibility for implementing the program. Parents receive instruction from the staff and other resources to increase their knowledge and skills related to the child. Thus parents grow in their abilities to be educators of their child both at home and at school.
The advantages of the parent participation system of education are numerous. Sharing your child’s preschool program provides you with a unique opportunity to see him/her in a group situation. Through interaction with the Teacher, you are able to develop a more knowledgeable approach to your child’s education.
The preschool has one central focus – your child. What the preschool is teaching may not be evident to the casual observer, but your child is learning and growing in a very real way. Play is important business. During your child’s preschool career, s/he will learn many important things.