Our curriculum is based on the premise that children learn about the world around them through play, in an environment where the teacher invites them to observe, make choices, experiment, and be active. Children spontaneously engage in activities and add pieces of information to what they already know, thereby generating new understanding. Simple concepts are then used to grasp more complex ideas.
Sara Stearns, Center Director StearnsMS@sou.edu Sara earned a Bachelor’s degree from SOU in 1983 in Elementary Education (with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education). She taught kindergarten for a year, as well as 1st and 2nd grade for a year, before focusing her attention on preschool