The Rosen JCC is proud to welcome Dr. Phyllis Bochman as their new Senior Director of Early Childhood Services. Dr. Bochman has been the Director of Early Childhood at the Alper JCC in Miami for five years, and the Executive Director of the University of Miami Canterbury preschools for eight years. She has also had extensive experience at Jewish preschools since 1992 both as a teacher and a director. In addition, Dr. Bochman has taught college classes in early childhood education at the University of Miami as well as Miami Dade College.
Dr. Bochman brings a wonderful educational philosophy to the J: “I believe that the early childhood school experience must nurture social-emotional skills in each child and create joyful school memories. Early Childhood is a magical journey, and one of my jobs as the Senior Director is to create opportunities to develop the imagination and create memorable rituals, traditions, and celebrations that honor childhood. “Children need to be active learners and disciplined, creative thinkers; to learn to make good choices and to work cooperatively; and to be kind and responsible. My goal for the children and teachers is to love coming to school each day and to build a loving and nurturing school community.”
The Rosen JCC Early Childhood Learning Center encourages growth, curiosity, confidence and a life-long love of learning as well as an appreciation of Jewish heritage in a warm and caring atmosphere with teachers that are certified and specialize in young children. Through play and exploration, children gain skills in and knowledge of early math, literacy, science, and social studies. All of our staff are state certified and we striv
If you are looking for an Early Childhood Learning program, the Rosen JCC offers a variety of schedules and programs for full and part time students from birth to five years old. Registration is now open for the 2016-2017 school year. Call 407-387-5330 or go to our website www.rosenjcc.org for information and to schedule a tour of our school.