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Exit American Parkway from Hwy 151. Take American Parkway to American Family Dr, will pass Erin's SnugIrish Pub on right (will see a double decker bus in their parking lot). Turn right onto American Family Dr, center is on corner to the left. Children's Dental Hospital on opposite corner.

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  • What Madison Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Thank you to Ms. Nicole! She is a ray of sunshine every morning . Her warm and welcoming personality made the transition to Bright Horizons easy for my daughter. I appreciate her dedication, patience and kindness towards the kiddos. She is truly a lovely person."

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  • Bright Horizons Radio on Pandora

    Music the Whole Family Will Love!

    Music encourages rhythm, motor skills, and self-expression. It also teaches social skills, sounds, and language – important abilities that will help children make friends and face challenges when they enter school. 

    Bright Horizons Radio on Pandora® makes it easy to put music into your child’s world. Our station gives you access to family-friendly music from today’s popular artists that you can feel great about…and that everyone will enjoy.

    Looking to turn that music into learning? Strike a chord with Family Tambourine Making.

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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Our approach to healthy eating

    The American Center offers a unique approach to nutrition and healthy lifestyles. We have fully embraced a Farm to Table Menu at our center. The approach started as a way to meet the needs of our diverse families and their interest in vegetarian & alternative menus. 

    Our chef is passionate about providing healthy meals while teaching children about gardening and healthy food choices. At the center we have year-round indoor gardening towers and seasonal outdoor gardening.  These hands-on gardens provide food that is used for meals, snacks and cooking club projects. 

    Children are invited to participate in culinary arts/cooking club activities using the produce from that they've tended in our gardens.


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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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