Here is a short guide explaining three types of the most common preschool philosophies–Montessori, Waldorf, or Reggio Emilia–and their approach to education. Read more


Reading to your preschooler is one of the most important daily routines to embrace. Not only does it open up their world to additional language, but it brings imagination into that world. Read more


If you're looking for a preschool for your toddler, look no further! Check out our featured Monterey County Preschools. Read more


We are so lucky to have multiple bases here in Monterey including Naval Support Activity Monterey, Presidio of Monterey/Defense Language Institute and U.S Coast Guard Station Monterey. The Army and Navy both operate preschool. Read more

Family Advice

Monterey County Office of Education Head Start Program is currently recruiting for preschool children for the 2017-2018 program year. Families with children of ages 0 to 5 are encouraged to apply. Read more


The spring wildflower display has been amazing this spring in California. The gorgeous photos you're seeing popping up on social media are the inspiration for our wildflower crafts projects. Read more

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