394078philtopOur Philosophy

Once Upon a Childhood is dedicated to the commitment of providing a welcoming environment where people from all cultures can be assured of a quality early childhood experience in a safe non-sectarian setting where cultural values are respected.

Our Influences12841070philbot2

Piaget—for his “how young children learn to think” theory and for his respect for every child and belief in his/her innate ability to develop to full potential.

Maria Montessori—for her “let each child learn at his/her own pace” concept.

Bev Bos—for her “get yourself out of the way, don’t hold them back and let them explore and learn” attitude.

High Scope—for their “Plan, Do, Review” process.