Whittier College News Release
Office of Public
April 14, 2003
Reference: 02/03: 76
Sharing Springtime Stories to Be the Topic of an Evening at the Broadoaks Children’s School at Whittier College
Parents, teachers and others who work with young children are invited
to attend “Sharing Springtime Stories: Natural Stories in the Great Outdoors,”
at the Broadoaks Children’s School at
on Thursday, April 24, at
Broadoaks is located at
Cost for the evening (which is limited to adults) is $15 per person. People who pay before April 17 will receive a free copy of one of the books selected for the workshop. The evening is sponsored by Broadoaks and the Whittier Chapter of the Southern California Association for the Education of Young Children, and checks should be made payable to SCAEYC-Whittier. Space is limited, and participants are encouraged to register in advance. For more information about the event or to register, please call Broadoaks’ Kathleen Pompey at (562) 907-4937.
The Broadoaks Children’s School ranges from preschool through the 6th grade. An accredited private school, Broadoaks offers before- and after-school care as well as a challenging academic curriculum that meets or exceeds the state standards in all content areas. Broadoaks is a nationally recognized demonstration school noted for its developmentally based teaching practices. The curriculum emphasizes basic skills, as well as critical thinking in all content areas.
Located 18 miles east of Los Angeles, Whittier College is an independent, four-year college offering traditional liberal arts majors and strong pre-professional programs taught in the context of the liberal arts. Whittier Law School, which is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools, is located on a separate campus in Costa Mesa.
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