Early Learning, Unleashed

Because you shouldn't have to choose between an education and a childhood. 


Fed up with traditional early childhood programs where the focus on rote learning and strict schedules leaves little room for developmentally appropriate play and exploration? 

You know there has to be a better way.

That's where we come in...

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Our Philosophy

We believe that children are naturally capable, compassionate, and curious. They have an innate love of learning and a strong sense of right and wrong, and we can best serve their intellectual, social, and emotional development by getting out of their way as much as possible. Our goal is to empower children to be independent learners, creative problem solvers, compassionate individuals, and life-long stewards of the earth.

Learn more about our approach →

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Interested in learning more?

to see if Riverside Nature School might be the right fit for your family