Introduction to ZJU Preschool
Zhejiang University Preschool, established in 2002, is affiliated to Zhejiang University, which was merged from the former Zhejiang University Kindergarten, Hangzhou University Kindergarten and Zhejiang Agricultural University Kindergarten, which was founded in the 1950s.
The center consists of five direct branches including Yuquan, Experimental, Xixi, Huajiachi and Dahua Xixi branch. The center has a strong teaching team including more than 700 faculty members and more than 5,000 children. The school takes “the foundation for the lifelong development of children” as motto, and promotes health and harmony of kindergartens. Each branch has been rated as Zhejiang First Class Kindergarten, Zhejiang Model Kindergarten, National Green School, Zhejiang Youth Civilization, Hangzhou Class A Kindergarten, Hangzhou Green School. Hangzhou Excellent Teaching and Research Group.
With a new concept of running a school and a scientific management mechanism, the center recruits talents. A large number of education elites have spent the early childhood education in Zhejiang University, so that the kindergarten has a faculty with noble morality, dedication and professionalism. Over the years, the entire team has cared for the children’s physical and mental health with a strong sense of responsibility and love, and interprets the wisdom and style of modern teachers with outstanding performance.
The Center adheres to the school philosophy of “respecting, understanding, openness, and multi-integration”, and strives to tap the elements of real and educational value around the children, scientifically and rationally construct the gamification, life and contextualization of the curriculum, and take care of every child. Care for each child’s subtle creations and protect each child’s curious inquiry. While providing high-quality education services for children, we will focus on the development of children’s personality and explore the characteristics of campus education. After long-term education and teaching practice and exploration, each branch has formed the characteristics of “Science and Art Education, Multicultural Education, Environmental Education, Life Education, Natural Humanities Education”.
The Early Childhood Education Center insists on the research of the subject as a breakthrough. In recent years, it has presided over and carried out more than 40 provincial and municipal research projects, awarded more than 300 scientific research papers, and interpreted the excellent education of Zhejiang University Preschool with high-quality achievements. Connotation. At the same time, we will absorb the strong parent resources of Zhejiang University and establish a multi-channel home cooperation project based on the principles of respect, equality and cooperation: Parent Salon, Parent Assistant, Super Daddy Teaching Group, Small Football Team, Parent Volunteer—– Make the relationship of the home to interact and move toward synergy.
The Center has long exchanged visits with pre-school educational institutions in the United States, Germany, Hong Kong and Taiwan. It has integrated the educational concepts of the United Nations International School Yao Wenqin Science and Art Workshop into the daily life of children, and built a platform for teachers to build a variety of exchanges and become a Chinese and Western culture. The window and platform of communication.
Years of achievement, special navigation, backed by the school, more exhibition is fragrance. Let love and wisdom go hand in hand, and work together to build the splendid and brilliant career of Zhejiang University’s preschool education!
Current No. of Foreign Teachers: 4
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