Author Archives: Gisa

How to Choose the Right Culver City Preschool

Many parents in Culver City come into the preschool applications process with something like dread. Horror stories abound about five-year waiting lists and brutal interviews, but the truth is far gentler: many of the best preschools in Los Angeles come with reasonable waiting lists and genuinely delightful people at the helm. Because I field so […]

Is Multitasking Good for Kids?

I’d like to start this blog with a quick discussion of a subject that comes up often in my conversations with parents: multitasking. Specifically, whether letting kids do a million things at once teaches them flexibility, or destroys their ability to focus. The arguments line up about as you might expect. In one camp, the flexibility crowd […]

Welcome to the Culver City preschool blog!

Welcome to the Culver City Preschool blog! I started this blog because I get asked a lot of questions about early childhood education, specifically how best to support, understand and harness the incredible curiosity of little minds. Even though I always take the time to answer our parents’ questions at the preschool, I thought it might be useful […]