The Abigail Lundquist Botstein Nursery School and Children's Center is a campus early childhood program serving the Bard community and beyond.
Our program mirrors Bard's value on progressive education for our youngest citizens.
Our Program and Philosophy
The Pedagogy of Listening
Listening to children is like opening a curtain or driving away a blanket of fog. I encourage you to listen to what we often do not have time or patience to listen to; namely the extraordinary laboratory of experiments that constitutes the child standing by our side.