Monthly Archives: September 2015

Individualized Programs in Preschool

Good programs in preschool should be individualized so that each child’s experiences match his or her developmental abilities. Developmentally appropriate programs emphasize the following: 1. Active exploration of the environment. 2. Self-directed, hands-on learning activities. 3. A balance between individual and group activities/active movement and quiet activities. 4. Positive and supportive interaction with teachers and