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From I-40 to Highway 147 N: Take Ellis Road - Exit 8. Turn left at the stoplight. Go past the GlaxoSmithKline entrance on the left. Go through one stoplight. The center is the first driveway on the left.

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  • What Durham Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Miss Leiha - Thank you so much for all you have done to help our girl Pippa grow! Your kindness and patience have truly fostered her spirit, while showing her how to be respectful and kind to her friends and teachers (and parents!) even when it is hard. We are all grateful to have you in our lives!"

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  • Awards of Excellence

    February 1st - February 24th

    At Bright Horizons, we recognize the talents of dedicated, creative, and hardworking people who care passionately about children, families, and each other. The Awards of Excellence is our signature recognition program, acknowledging those who inspire us with their exceptional efforts and make Bright Horizons the best it can be. Now is your chance to recognize those who impress, support, and care for you with their consistent excellence. Please visit http://www.brighthorizons.com/awards to start nominating! All nominations are due by Friday, February 24th. We appreciate your time and effort in recognizing those who you feel are deserving of special acknowledgement. Thank you for your participation in this important recognition program!
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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Exploring creativity

    The center has an amazing ArtSmart program with 2 dedicated Art Studios (both inside and out) and a dedicated art teacher with a background in art. The art program offers children in every age group (including infants) unique and natural art supplies to develop group and individual a-typical art projects that are handsomely displayed throughout the building. People often comment how the center feels much like an art gallery with various sculptures, large and small canvases, paintings, and natural outdoor elements.

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  • 5 Reasons to Visit Us

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    #1: Passionate & caring teachers

    #2: Curriculum in action

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  • About the Curriculum

    Our unique approach to education.

    Bright Horizons’ The World at Their Fingertips

    Children learn in a variety of ways and at their own pace. Our carefully planned curriculum is designed to inspire your child at every age and stage. Built around extensive research, 21st-century technology, and developmentally appropriate instruction, our curriculum introduces concepts of math, science, language, culture, environment, art and health.

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  • About our Teachers

    Helping children reach their potential

    Our Teachers

    Inspired by knowledgeable child development professionals who understand the balance between nurturing developing minds and caring for tender spirits, children grow from curious infants into explorative preschoolers. Our teachers are all experienced and highly trained, meeting rigid certification requirements. They keep up with the latest techniques in early childhood curriculum and continually develop new skills to guide children on a path to lifelong learning.

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  • Health & Safety

    Because parents need peace of mind

    Well Aware and Staying Healthy

    Our center environment offers children a healthy and safe place to develop and learn. Through our Well Aware program and our Staying Healthy procedures, we set high expectations for creating healthy environments and also foster positive attitudes within children towards healthy living, physical activity, and nutrition.

    We’re proud to provide programs parents can feel good about, and to be recognized as a model for other early education programs by the Partnership for a Healthier America and First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign.

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