What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

BROOKLYN PRESCHOOL ALLOWS KIDS TO PROGRESS AT OWN PACE

     Home  >  Articles  > Local News - Brooklyn
by Holly Tucker

Related: staff makes daily development assessments, children are educated and nurtured, mother combines love of parenting and community to open preschool,



Get More Info
Check the boxes of any services you want to send you more information.

Pattie Mehrej, mother of two and former EMT, combined her passion for parenting with her love of the community to open Itty Bitty Adventures, a preschool on Marine Park. The preschool staff makes daily developmental assessments to help each child progress at their own pace.
 

<a href='http://nymetroparents.com/listing/Itty-Bitty-Adventures'>Itty Bitty Adventures</a> preschool located in Marine Park, BrooklynAfter raising her two kids and working as an EMT for four years, Pattie Mehrej decided to give back to the community in a whole new way. Born and raised in Brooklyn, Mehrej combined the passion she has for parenting with her love for helping out her local community by opening Itty Bitty Adventures, a new day care center—“Where The Fun Of Learning Begins”—located in Marine Park just a block away from the neighborhood that Mehrej grew up in.
  

Mehrej describes Itty Bitty Adventures as a place where children go to be “educated, nurtured, and to feel safe.” The 40 kids (ages 2-5) that can be enrolled in the program at one time follow a daily schedule that starts with the Pledge of Allegiance and ends with a reflection of the day. In addition to educating and caring for the children, the staff also guest instructors who teach the children yoga—Mehrej’s favorite—and music. The staff understands that every child is different, and for this reason, they require all enrollees to attend a mini-camp before the start of the year. Additionally, the staff makes daily developmental assessments to help each individual child progress at his or her own pace.
  

The day care center works diligently with parents and is happy to arrange early drop-offs. Furthermore, Itty Bitty Adventures offers after-school programs and tutoring.

 

 


Send Me More Info

Enter the code: 5492                   
Please send me NYMetroParents weekend highlights newsletter.

More Local News - Brooklyn Articles

Two Boots Pizza Opens in Park Slope
Super Duper Tennis Offers Lessons for Tots in Park Slope
Phillips Pediatrics Medical Practice Opens in Flatbush
Brooklyn’s AltSchool Provides Experiential Learning
Brooklyn Charter School Launches Spanish Program

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Local News - Brooklyn Sponsors

Mozarts and Einsteins
910 Union St.
Brooklyn, NY
718-928-5618
...

Trail Blazers
394 Rogers Ave.
Brooklyn, New York
212-529-5113
Join us at Trail Blazers for our 129th summer in o...
Sterling Hills Mine Tour & Museum
30 Plant Street
Ogdensburg, NJ
973-209-6463 MINE)
...

Bee Line Entertainment Inc.
718-356-8723
PREMIER PARTY PACKAGES, DJ SERVICES & MORE FOR YOU...

Moonlight Pediatrics
1483 60th Street
Brooklyn, NY
718-437-5437
After hours urgent care for ages infants-21. We ar...
See Our Local News - Brooklyn Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE