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Community…

11 December 2018

Community...

When I first discovered SYC, I really didn’t think of it being anything much more than a program to send my children.  I knew and trusted it was the best quality program for them and I never considered that it … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, SYC…

22 October 2018

It was a magical night!  Over 300 people, 30 or so current or former teachers and staff, oodles of boxes, 50 lbs of cornstarch, and 50 years’ worth of play, all together to celebrate the 50th year of SYC. What … Continue reading

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Nurturing our staff

15 May 2018

Nurturing our staff

Each year as part of our continuous development as a staff and for our program we take part in either attending a conference or visiting a school. This year some of our team traveled to Urbana-Champaign, Illinois for the Prioritizing Play … Continue reading

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Carpenter or Gardener?

16 March 2018

Carpenter or Gardener?

As a part of our continuing growth as a staff, we recently dove into a book study on The Carpenter and The Gardener by Alison Gopnik.  The book explores the different ways parents can raise kids by looking at modern … Continue reading

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