Will learning a second language will interfere with the child’s ability to learn English?

No.  All research concludes that learning multiple languages  does not interfere and “in most cases, learning another language enhances a child’s English ability. Children can learn much about English by learning the structure of other languages. Common vocabulary also helps children learn the meaning of new words in English.” ERIC, Education Resources Information Center

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Do you teach Spanish?

We are fond of saying that we teach "in" Spanish.  The content, objectives and curriculum are similar to most traditional preschools yet in our case the language being spoken is Spanish.  Thus, the children acquire the language the same way they are learning their native language - through hands on activities and conversation.   Two plus two [...]

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How do the students transition into traditional programs after they exit TSA?

Students from TSA transition into traditional programs just as they would if they came from any preschool because they are taught the same, if not more, content due to a low student to teachers ratio and differentiated instruction.    In an immersion classroom, traditional content (math, science, reading, etc.) is taught in the target language (Spanish).  Spanish [...]

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Do you provide lunch or snacks?

For our 2’s and 3’s year olds, we organize a shared snack program.  Each child will be responsible for bringing snack for the whole class for a particular week.  All children staying for our Lunch and Learn program will provide their own lunch.  No snack is needed for Pre-K or Kindergarten. [...]

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