"In the world of Early Childhood Education, there is often a tension between rigor and developmentally appropriate practice. Since we began implementing the Tools of the Mind curriculum three years ago, we have come to not only believe but also now strongly advocate for the idea that both of these approaches can be done well, together!"
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“How to Prime Preschoolers for Success”
featuring Tools teacher Leslie Pekarek and Tools Founder Deb Leong
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Long Branch Public Schools
Long Branch, a community with many strengths and opportunities, is socio-economically and culturally diverse, with approximately half the preschool student population coming to school with a native language other than English.Learn More
Christina Seix Academy
As a new independent school that serves the needs of underserved children in the greater Trenton community, Christina Seix Academy sought an evidence-based curriculum that could provide engaging experiences for their children and a robust professional development program for their faculty.Learn More