Seeking a Mixed-Age Preschool

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I suggest checking out your local Montessori school. Many Montessori schools have mixed age classrooms, the idea being that the younger children emulate and learn from the older ones, while the older children build self-esteem and learn to teach, among other things, by helping the littler ones. Christina

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My two older children went to the preschool and now attend the elementary classes at A Childs World Montessori School in Oakland (off of Fruitvale). The 2-yr olds are separate, but the 3- to 5-yr olds are together in one classroom ... (see A Child's World for this review.)