Is what a child learns in preschool important?

Absolutely. During the preschool years, children can learn many important skills that will help them when they get to elementary school and throughout their lives. These include:

  • Academic skills like learning numbers, letters, science, etc.
  • Learning, processing, and retaining information
  • Problem-solving
  • Communicating with others
  • Respecting others
  • Compromising with others
  • Becoming more self-sufficient
  • Interpreting the world
  • Fitting in and socializing
  • Building imagination
  • Learning how to behave around others