Kindergarten is a significant milestone, not only for children, but parents as well. However, some kids require more help preparing for this step, which is where private pre-K institutions play a role. This video below by Lowell School, touches upon the advantages provided by private pre-K institutions, which we elaborate on below.
1. Helps Give Children a Leg-Up
Despite kindergarten being a comparatively simple experience, not all kids will be ready for it. Private pre-K institutions may help prepare them for the transition into kindergarten. One thing that pre-K does is give kids the opportunity to develop socialization skills and prepare them for the rules they will have to follow in kindergarten.
2. Lets Children Figure Things Out at Their Own Pace
One of the main benefits of choosing a private institution is it allows for a more targeted curriculum. After all, there is no one-size-fits-all curriculum, and that mindset can end up leaving kids behind who need more help.
3. Smaller Size
One of the biggest incentives behind private education, in general, is it helps avoid children being overlooked. This is frustrating for children, parents, and teachers, all of whom want what’s best for children.
Pre-K institutions are a valuable resource, but they are not necessarily needed for every kid. Talk with your child and partner to discuss whether a private pre-K institution is suitable for your child. View the video above for more benefits of pre-k.