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What to expect in preschool: The classroom

Find out what you may see in a preschool classroom, from a dramatic-play area to a water table.

Preparing Your Preschooler to Read

You are your child's first - and most influential - teacher. Learn how giving your preschooler daily opportunities to practice emerging reading skills will help her thrive!

Ask the Experts about preschoolers

Find answers to your questions about learning problems and school-related behavior.

10 signs of a great preschool

How to spot a top-notch program for your child.

Preschool Learning Games and Activities

How you can help at home: These educational games and activities will provide your child with hours of fun.

How academic should a preschool be?

The best preschools blend play time and "seat work," helping develop academic skills while allowing children to learn through play.

Advocating for Your Preschool Child

Help your child succeed in learning through early intervention.

Get Involved at Your Preschool

Five ways to participate in your child's preschool program - and why you should.

What to expect in preschool: Math

Sharing pretzels and building block towers: Preschool math means recognizing that numbers and patterns are part of everyday life.

What to expect in preschool: Art

Hands-on craft projects in preschool build a surprising set of skills.