cherry preschool

Reflections on a Life in Education and Activism

Laurie Levy has been an educator, school administrator and community leader for over 30 years. Before embarking on her encore career as a writer, she founded and directed the Warren W. Cherry Preschool in Evanston, Illinois (where my twins went to school). In an era when academic pressure trickles down, in some circles, to the diapered set, this innovative preschool sticks to developmentally appropriate practices that are inclusive of all children, creating an environment where children and families can truly thrive. Levy remains a passionate advocate for diversity, community and the rights of children with special needs.

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