Families can expect one of three outcomes as the admissions season for independent schools draws to a close: admit, deny or waitlist. While the first two are self-explanatory, people often ask what it means to be waitlisted.
K-12 | Preschool | Brooklyn | Boarding | Special Needs | Summer Camps
Mary Ann Clerkin
Preschool Advisor & Editor
Downtown and Brooklyn School Advisor, Associate Director of School Advisory Services
Boarding School and Special Needs School Advisor, Membership Services
Special Needs School Advisor
Research tells us that many adults believe that literacy begins at 2 years of age, often when the child is beginning to use understandable speech. However, much development has happened prior to 2 years of age so that the child is able to utter understandable words. From the moment of birth, the baby instinctively responds to language, eye contact, touch.