Welcome to Bright Futures Learning Center

Setting the stage for academic excellence

 

 

Bright Futures Learning Center

Phone: (518) 661-6527

WE ARE EXPANDING!

We are excited to announce that we will be expanding to a second building on our grounds.  This building will house two infant (age 6 weeks – 18 months) rooms and another three year old room.  Please say tuned for an opening date!

WE ARE HIRING!

Bright Futures Learning Center has openings for two teachers and two teacher assistants.  Candidates must have a degree in early childhood or a related field.  Please forward your resume to cherylcurtis20@yahoo.com.  Interviews will be conducted soon. 

MONTESSORI

We are pleased to announce that six of our teachers are now Montessori Certified!  This additional education brings a wealth of new teaching philosophies to our center and helps to enhance our quality curriculum. 

April News!

 

Check out what we will be learning this month!

 

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-This months theme is From Seeds to Plants!  In this unit students will be discovering three main topics; Parts of a Plant, What Plants Need, and The Life Cycle of a Plant.  We will explore seeds by visual and sensorial aspects noting how they are the same and how they differ.  Students will be able to observe both real and fake flowers dissecting them to discover the parts of the plant.    Sensory bins with seeds, beans, potting fake flowers, gardening, and much more will be utilized.  

-Students will be introduced to the letters Bb and Ww and the sounds that they make.  Bright Futures uses the Sounds In Motion Program to reinforce the letters and sounds through movements.  The color white, the number ten, and the shape crescent or moon are also the focus for the month.

-Miss Sally from the Gloversville Free Public Library will be visiting us on Thursday, May 23rd to share stories and lead us in a craft for our Habitat theme.

-80’s Day will be held on Friday, May 24th.  Come dressed with all your 80’s flair!  Big hair, neon colors, jelly shoes, and whatever creative things you can come up with.  We are looking forward to a fantastically fun day in the 80’s!

-Monday May 27th Bright Futures will be closed in observation of Memorial Day!  Please have a safe and happy holiday.


 

Join us for a tour of our facility!  

 

 If you would like to talk with staff or schedule a tour please call us at 518-661-6527.

We would love to show you all that we have to offer here at Bright Futures Learning Center. 

Our Pre K Classroom will have immediate openings starting at the end of August.

Why choose Bright Futures Learning Center over a program
within a school district?

– Class ratio at Bright Futures is 1:8 while school district ratios
are around 1:22.
– More personalized and tailored educational program for each
individual child.
– Utilizing the Montessori Curriculum.
– Sounds In Motion Program to promote letter and sound
recognition.
– Educational hands on activities including crafts, sensory play,
STEM activities and more.
– Library time through Gloversville Public Library.
– Monthly themes such as camping, dinosaurs, fairy tales, seeds
and plants, space, and more.
– Rural location as opposed to city setting.
– Supportive and dedicated staff with Educational degrees.
– Healthy and delicious catered meals including a lunch and two snacks.
– Outdoor playground, nature trail, computer lab, and more.

 

 

Bright Future’s Featured Student Activities

Pre K Activities

Group Art Projects, Gardening, Nature Walks, Juggling, Yoga, Let’s Move Curriculum, Charades, Activity Centers Based On Weekly Themes, Language Arts, Science, Math, Geography, Music, Healthy Eating, Self-Help Skills, Taking Turns, Printing Develop good Listening Skills, Learning about Holidays and Cultural Celebrations.

Toddler Activities

Pretend Play, Making Choices, Climbing, Running, Tumbling, Playing with Balls, Yoga, Let’s Move Curriculum, Activity Centers, Dramatic Play, Music.

Preschool Activities

Group Art Projects, Gardening, Nature Walks, Juggling, Yoga, Let’s Move Curriculum, Charades, Activity Centers based on Weekly Themes, Language Arts, Science, Math, Geography, Music, Healthy Eating, Learning about Holidays and Cultural Celebration.

bright futures learning center

“Our staff credentials and experience in the school setting sets the stage for academic excellence in the children we teach. You are investing in your child’s future at an age when they are most impressionable.”