About Us

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Early Childhood Environments (ECE) owns and operates a bilingual, developmentally appropriate, STAR 4 preschool program where children learn in a diverse, supportive environment. In 2017, ECE provided a comprehensive Head Start, Philadelphia Pre-K and afterschool program for more than 100 children. In addition, ECE offers an arts-based summer camp to more than 75 children which makes it a year-round educational experience.

The staff at Early Childhood Environments has more than 40 years of experience giving guidance to those providing care for infants, toddlers, pre-school and school age children.

Beth Perretta, the founder and Director of Early Childhood Environments, has more than 25 years of experience in early childhood education. interior and playground design. She holds an MS. Ed. from University of Pennsylvania, BFA in interior design from Moore College of Art, and a BA from Temple University.