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#1 of 5 Old 04-15-2011, 07:07 AM - Thread Starter
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We plan on homeschooling, but right now I'm itching to find DD something amazing 1-2 days a week for a few hours. Is it unrealistic to expect an AP-minded daycare?? We use a babysitter now (I write and need time every week) but I think DD would thrive in the right place.


So SPAM with me ideas! I'm willing to commute up to 45 minutes for the right place (I'm in Weehawken) 

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Have you lookedi into Montessori schools?  I looked at one near me and it was impressive:  The Mustard Seed in Boonton Township.  I have found that true Montessori schools are not cheap though!  I'm sure there are plenty of options closer to you.  Good luck

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I will be homeschooling my preschooler next year, but this year she attended Union Congregational Nursery School in Montclair.  It is the only thing close to a Waldorf school that I have found in the area.  It is Reggio--but the director knows a lot about Waldorf "ways".  Much of their work is inspired by the natural world and very little of it is "academic."

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Green Meadow Waldorf School is just over the NY border.



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How close are you to lower Westchester?  I'm a loving, APing, SAHM to my nearly 1 year old boy.  He and I do lots of childcare together, but I'm actually looking to switch over to families who are more like-minded to our AP style.  Email me if you're interested in meeting!!!  camm731@gmail.com =) 

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