A Landscape of Art and Culture Education-for all ages-is a primary focus of Balboa Park. There are educational programs, initiatives, workshops, guided tours, lectures, seminars, storytelling, outreach programs, schools and classes available throughout the Park. Also, Park institutions offer teacher resources, docent programs, reference libraries and archives. Anyone who wants to understand and/or participate in the various disciplines represented in the Park will find a dynamic learning environment for children and adults.
Cooking Round the World is where cooking and culture embrace! Children have the unique experience of learning about various cultures WHILE taking part in the fun of 100% hands-on cooking (and eating)! At Cooking Round the World home birthday parties and seasonal camps, everyone measures, pours, stirs, juices, dices, chops and participates to craft favorite dishes from countries all around the globe. The outcome is spectacular! Children are introduced to new foods, broaden their palates, and become citizens of the world. And it's FUN!
For your budding chef's birthday, we bring an international cooking class to your home! We offer deliciously themed summer and winter camps, with half-day and all-day options. Your child will taste the world and come back for seconds! (less)... Read more
For 50 years and with more than 1 million participants, Outward Bound continues to lead the way in outdoor adventure-education for youth and adults. With locations throughout the United States and Internationally and over 500 courses to choose from, your perfect adventure awaits!
Outward Bound programs emphasize personal growth through experience and challenge in the wilderness. Students develop self-reliance, responsibility, teamwork, confidence, compassion, as well as environmental and community stewardship.
Courses range in length from four days to three months, for ages 12 to 45+. Activities include backpacking, canoeing, rock climbing, mountaineering, white water rafting, sailing, dog sledding, skiing and much more. Scholarships are available. (less)... Read more
Fun After School Family Activity and School Field Trips! Looking for a way to turn San Diego into a giant game board? Urban Adventure Quest has created a family-based scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the amazing race with a three-hour tour. Guided from any smart phone, groups make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Using a smart phone as 'the guide' allows teams to start when they want and determine their own pace of play. Stop for lunch midway or just enjoy the sights and sounds of the city.' why not, it's your schedule? Offered at a fixed price for a group vs. per person pricing, this city tour/game offers a great value to those on a budget. This Family Friendly activity is great for ages from 7-70. Register @ www.UrbanAdventureQuest.com. (less)... Read more
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Child Care and Early Education At Bright Horizons Family Centers, we recognize young children learn best through active interaction, physically & socially. Because the first three years are critical for brain and language development, our program for learning is focused on experientially-rich, developmentally-appropriate environments that respond to the creativity of children and teachers. Learning centers, embedded into our curriculum, result in experiences that encompass all the skills necessary for optimum development and success in school. Proud to be NAEYC accredited, we serve ages 6 weeks to 5 years.
Bright Horizons is the leading provider of high-quality early education and preschool. Our programs empower children from infancy on to become confident, successful learners and secure, caring people. Our programs invite children to develop the skills and confidence to succeed in school and beyond. Visit www.brighthorizons.com for a center near you.