The philosophy of The Creative Curriculum® is that young children learn best by doing and through creative interactions.
This curriculum is based on the foundation of child development theories which support that children learn through active exploration of their environment.
Through different activties within the environment, learning is happening through hands on exploration and creativity.
The Creative Curriculum focuses on fostering independent, self-confident, inquisitive and enthusiastic learners by actively exploring their environment.
Goals focus on these areas of: Social/Emotional, Cognitive, Physical and Language, Motor skills, Academic Learning, and Adaptive skills.
Information for this website was taken directly from the book: The Creative Curriculum for Preschool 4th Edition; written by Diane Trister Dodge, Laura J. Colker, & Cate Heroman. Published by Teaching Strategies, Inc. 2002,