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The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of Suffolk County Community College, scheduled for Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. in the Mildred Green Room of the Babylon Student Center on the Ammerman Campus, Selden, NY, has been changed in accordance with New York Executive Orders 202.1, 202.10, 202.14, 202.18, 202.28, 202.29, 202.32, 202.38, 202.48, 202.55, 202.60, 202.67, 202.72, 202.79, 202.87, 202.91, 202.92, 202.96, and 202.98. The meeting shall be held on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. via Zoom. Please click here for meeting information.

Philosophy

The child care centers subscribe to the following statements:

  • a good child care program meets the child's total developmental needs (i.e., physical, intellectual, social, and emotional)
  • children of all ages should learn to be independent
  • children learn best by doing, that is through hands-on activities that foster a sense of curiosity and self-reliance
  • activities should stimulate a child's intellectual and inquisitive abilities, and enhance motor development and social skills

Activities

The child care centers provide age-appropriate activities that include:

  • hands on experience
  • learning through play
  • music and movement
  • creative art
  • problem solving tasks
  • block play
  • science and math
  • computers
  • stories
  • water and sand exploration
  • dramatic play
Children Coloring
Children Playing