Jen Shankman
Jen Shankman
Jen Shankman

Director, Early Childhood

Welcome to Wise School Early Childhood!

Thank you for visiting our site to learn more about Wise School Early Childhood. At Wise School Early Childhood, we nurture our students’ social and emotional development, as well as their critical thinking and problem solving skills. Framed within the context of our Jewish tradition, we promote creative exploration in our dynamic learning environment to establish a strong foundation of learning and curiosity for Kindergarten and beyond. Take a look.  We know you’ll love it here as much as we do.

Warmly,
Jen Shankman, Director, Early Childhood

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Philosophy

Wise School Early Childhood Center provides children from birth through five years with an innovative, educational experience tailored to the needs and expression of the whole child in an inclusive Jewish community.

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Jewish Life

As part of Stephen Wise Temple, Wise School enjoys a rich and meaningful Jewish life, including prayer, celebrations, studies, and values, that enhances our students' sense of self, community, and peoplehood.

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Hebrew Immersion

Unique to Wise, our curriculum emphasizes Hebrew as a modern language aligning with studies that prove becoming bilingual has a positive effect on students’ intellectual growth in all subject areas.

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Before/After School

We are proud to present before- and after-school programs for children in a safe, supportive, and fun environment that broaden student horizons and enrich their intellectual, social, and spiritual growth.

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