Our staff are committed to building connections with the children by:

  • Being at the children’s level for face-to-face interactions
  • Using a pleasant, calm voice and simple language while making eye contact
  • Providing warm, responsive physical contact
  • Following the child’s lead and interest during play
  • Helping children understand expectations by providing simple but clear explanations
  • Taking the time to engage children in the process of resolving problems and conflicts
  • Redirecting children to areas of success during challenging moments
  • Fostering thoughtfulness and caring by listening to children and encouraging them to listen to others and share ideas
  • Genuinely acknowledging children for their accomplishments and effort by clearly saying what it is they have done well
Loving, Patience Caring Friendly Knowable Dedication