2020/2021 School Year Underway

The new School year has started! Thanks to all involved parents, teachers, board members, and of course our brave children who have to adapt to a situation of social distancing, we were able to launch the 2020/2021 QACP school year in difficult times. Most of our classes are virtual for now with our teachers Tamara,Continue reading “2020/2021 School Year Underway”

Preschool Teaching Hiring Now

We are looking for a teacher for our Threes class, as well as our new enrichment class for 2019-2020. Click here for more details Teacher Job Description Teacher Job Information: Threes: Schedule: Part time; days TBD Daily Routine:  Opening, Activity Centers (free play), Music, Sharing, Hand Wash/Snack, Large Motor, Closing A little more “worldly-wise”, with greaterContinue reading “Preschool Teaching Hiring Now”

An Evening with Dr. Laura Markham

Dr. Markham is the bestselling author of Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: which one of the eight best books on how to raise toddlers. And Queen Anne Cooperative Preschool welcomes you for a two hour conversation with Dr. Laura Markham where she will discuss “Helping Kids WANT to Cooperate Without Yelling, Threats, Bribes or Punishment”. Dr.Continue reading “An Evening with Dr. Laura Markham”

“Advice & Gems,” by QACP Parent Educator Jamie Cho, PhD

“Co-op education brings together the expertise of parents and teachers to create an educational and rewarding experience for both children and adults.  As a  parent educator, by offering information, child rearing and educational strategies, and by building community and confidence, I hope to contribute to the growth of this community,” was a message that QACP’sContinue reading ““Advice & Gems,” by QACP Parent Educator Jamie Cho, PhD”

QACP Community News: Spring 2018

    Thank you: QACP Members, Auction Sponsors, and Generous Donors! At Queen Anne Cooperative Preschool we once again put the “fun” in fundraising with our annual silent and live auction. Each year the auction night is one of the highlights of our experience at QACP– and 2018 was no different. It was a chanceContinue reading “QACP Community News: Spring 2018”

“Co-op Class Potty Training Tales,” by QACP’s Newest Blogger – Parent Laura Marie Rivera

As a mother of two (2) two-year-olds, we are in the “thick of it” at our house.   Add two big kids and a puppy, and we are talking about poop ALL THE TIME.  Even though it is my New Year’s resolution to be more patient and remember to look at things from another point ofContinue reading ““Co-op Class Potty Training Tales,” by QACP’s Newest Blogger – Parent Laura Marie Rivera”

QACP Winter 2017/18: News You Can Use

HOW IS THE PLAY-BASED MODEL IMPORTANT? A PreK & QACP alumni parent forwarded the following link and corresponding article (“This is the one skill your child needs for the jobs of the future“) to QA Co-op’s Internal Communications Team and mentioned that it was potentially worth sharing with the membership.  We agreed and decided toContinue reading “QACP Winter 2017/18: News You Can Use”

QACP Parent Review of, “Pick Your School Before Moving Day”

“Pick Your School Before Moving Day” by Alex Robbins of Safety Today was reviewed/edited by a QACP member parent during Winter 2018.  QA Co-op’s Internal Communications Team wanted to share what she had to say: “this is a helpful article to put in full view all the *advice* you are offered as parents, especially during preschool open-house season!  From whatContinue reading “QACP Parent Review of, “Pick Your School Before Moving Day””

“The Parent-Ed Connection between QACP/SCC,” by Jamie Cho & Kate Calhoun

The two parent educators assigned to Queen Anne Cooperative Preschool are Kate Calhoun and Jamie Cho. Kate and Jamie are faculty at Seattle Central College. They are hired and paid for by the college. Queen Anne is one of seven cooperative preschools affiliated with Seattle Central College. There are many additional co-op preschools located throughoutContinue reading ““The Parent-Ed Connection between QACP/SCC,” by Jamie Cho & Kate Calhoun”