How to choose the right school

  • How to choose the right daycare

    Look & Listen – How to select the best school

    How to find & pick the best school & child care Choosing the right preschool, daycare, infant care, childcare, pre-kindergarten or school is easy when you know how to look and listen for the right things.  Handout Version

  • Preschool or daycare? What's right for you?

    Finding the Right Daycare, Childcare or Preschool

    Should you choose in-home care, a nanny, a baby sitter, daycare, infant care, childcare, early childhood development, nursery school, preschool? The options seem endless. Finding what is right for you and your family is very rewarding. It doesn’t really matter what type of care they call it. It’s the people and the curriculum that create […]

  • Stucture of Freeplay? What does your child need? We say both.

    Structure or Free Play?

    Children love to play and they can do it anywhere. Doesn’t matter if it is at home, at daycare, preschool, their Child Development Center or at a romantic dinner with Mommy & Daddy. They learn through play and other hands-on activities. So should children simply have free play all day? Or is a structured environment […]

  • Corporate franchise or a family run preschool?

    Corporate Chain or Family Owned & Operated?

    Since 1978 Halsey Schools has been family owned & operated. As you start to visit preschools and daycare centers you’ll notice some are owned by large corporate chains and others are owned and operated by local families like yours. Your choice depends on your preference. Corporate franchised childcare can have bureaucracies to deal with. While […]