Some parent may ask about the importance of preschool education for their child. Well, there are several main reasons that could bring benefit to children if they are entering the preschool.
Putting the foundation for formal education
Preschool education will develop you child skills, attitude, aptitude and knowledge at early age before entering the formal school (kindergarten). These days most of parents are hoping that their child have better knowledge when they are entering kindergarten, so it will help them in their study and better academical skill.
Increase the child’s self esteem
Preschool can help your child to increase their confident trough the fun and light learning. The preschool will able to support the children curiosity in proper way. Therefore the children will be encouraged to study more.
Teaching how to socialize
The preschool will able to teach the children how to socialize and interact with other people, especially with other children at their own age. Therefore the children will know how to establish good relationship with good and proper etiquette or manner at early age. Therefore they become less taciturn and introvert in the society.
But although the preschool program is very useful, it does not mean that you must put your child to the preschool, especially if you have financial situation issues. If you are capable enough you can teach your child by yourself or entering some community child programs such as church, play groups, or children sports club.
The main important thing is to make the children learn and develop their academic, social and interaction skill and abilities before they are entering kindergarten, rather then leaving them clueless or playing around all day. As parents we must care about preparing our child education. It will increase our child confident and provide them with better chance to face the real world.