Welcome to Bright Horizons at UM Canterbury Preschool Medical Campus


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Hannah N., Daycare Center Director, Bright Horizons at UM Canterbury Preschool  Medical Campus, Miami, FL

Meet the Center Director

Hannah Nerkowski

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Phone: +1 305-243-3777


Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond


Meet Our Teaching Team

Helen E., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at UM Canterbury Preschool  Medical Campus, Miami, FL

Helen E.

I love teaching because: Teachers who love teaching, teach children to love learning.

Teaching since: 1990

Cynthia Z., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at UM Canterbury Preschool  Medical Campus, Miami, FL

Cynthia Z.

I love teaching because: Every child is different, especially with infants, you must teach based on their needs. I love to watch them grow and develop from their first day in school.

Teaching since: 2005

Dasy P., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at UM Canterbury Preschool  Medical Campus, Miami, FL

Dasy P.

I love teaching because: I have a big love for children deep down in my heart. I love to watch the children grow and develop. It fills me with joy and laughter.

Teaching since: 1992


The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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language works

Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Rocks

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

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Our NAEYC Accreditation

Bright Horizons is committed to 100% NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accreditation for all of our eligible child care centers and preschools.

Why NAEYC? Based on a multi-step process of continuous evaluation and improvement, NAEYC accreditation is the most comprehensive in the field, ensuring that our programs are informed by research and demonstrate high-quality standards.

NAEYC accreditation is our commitment to families. It is one way we provide the very best care and education for young children. Bright Horizons goes beyond what a traditional daycare would offer in order to establish a strong foundation for success in school and life.