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Navigating Preschools In Silicon Beach by Gabrielle D'Addario Zacuto you get it. I will admit, I’ve heard families talk about pre-schools shutting down or closing on days that parents are working. But most of the complaints I personally hear today, are about unreliable caretakers. With this, pre-schools have become a dependable option that many parents are leaning towards and my goal is to try to help some of you navigate your way through our “local” options. I live in Playa Vista and one of the reasons I wanted to move here was because I have two small children and anyone with kids (no matter how many!) can tell you just how hard it is to get the kids in the car.

And if you can pay the same You’ve surely heard others talk amount and be able to have a about “getting into preschool”. 40 hour work week again (which Some of you may be scratching for many of us means a larger your heads while others know paycheck!) then the choice exactly what that statement becomes quite easy. But costs really stands for. The need for aren’t the only reason families quality preschools continues to are leaning more towards Sure, people all have their tricks increase as home childcare preschools. or whatever (magic?) and figure options continue to become out how to make it happen in an more and more expensive for Unreliable caretakers are also on acceptable amount of time. But families. Some families, like the rise! Maybe people have I am still in the “at least an hour, ours, have parents that work always been as un-reliable in this sometimes two and I still forgot both in and out of the home so industry (although I highly something” phase. At this point, having a PT Nanny is a doubt it) but the stories I’ve I think this is permanent for us so reasonable option. However, a heard my friends tell me and the I would like to make as few trips Part-Time Nanny can easily cost experiences I’ve had, have been to my car with my kids as a family $300-$400 per week enough proof to me that possible. I was shocked when I and could only be two or three dependable, AFFORDABLE got here and found out there days of help. Not that two to care-takers are HARD to find! I were zero pre-schools within three days is too little, just don’t want to scare anyone with walking distance. Maybe I some families can spend that my stories so I’ll spare y’all, but shouldn’t have been that or less and have a full week of let’s just say I’ve had enough shocked, but I grew up in a small pre-school. So this is how the frustrating experiences to rival town and things like walking to Pre-school dilemas begin! the New York Yankees World school have always been Series appearances! memories I wanted to create By sending our littles to prewith my kids like my mom was school, our children are being able to with us. better prepared for the real world they’re about to enter… Kindergarten!

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