Welcome to Bright Horizons at Back Bay

Meet the Center Director

Stephanie Blakeman

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 617-536-1035

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Shamice B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching the children explore and create. I enjoy being a part of the children's experiences, and observing their reaction to different things.

Teaching since: 1993

Ashley C.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love seeing the smiles on their faces and building long lasting relationships with parents.

Teaching since: 2004

Elizandra T.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love the children and I enjoy experiencing their milestones with them.

Teaching since: 2001

Joia P.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love seeing them happy, learning and laughing; it fills me with joy.

Teaching since: 2012

Megan C.

Support Staff

I love teaching because: I am passionate about building strong partnerships families. I love being a part of the children's growth and development!

Teaching since: 2007

Donna B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching the children get excited about new things.

Teaching since: 1998

Shondell J.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: it's so amazing to me how their minds develop and grow as infants. Most of all I love the fact that I can make a positive difference in their lives from the beginning.

Teaching since: 2002

Christine A.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being with the children and helping them prepare for school, one of the best experiences that I have is watching them grow.

Teaching since: 2006

Davely R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I just love how the children see the world with fresh eyes every moment.

Teaching since: 2013

Carla P.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love seeing their smiles everyday. It brings me happiness. I also love seeing what their wonderful minds have to offer.

Teaching since: 2014

Ambar N.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love having the opportunity to watch children take on new, exciting challenges and experience the world around them.

Teaching since: 2000

Geneva O.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching the children grow and develop.

Teaching since: 2012

Kera R.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them smile, grow and learn.

Teaching since: 2007

Delaney O.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love helping the children reach milestones each day.

Teaching since: 2017

Crystal R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching young minds and watching that light bulb go off when they learn something new!

Teaching since: 2015

Kelsey L.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching children grow in their understanding of themselves and the world around them.

Teaching since: 2011

Jalyssa R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I am able to watch children grown and develop into their own person and create lasting relationships.

Teaching since: 2009

Chnia W.

Enrichment Staff

I love teaching because: I love creating a fun environment where children can explore new topics and interests.

Teaching since: 2011

Asiah W.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching the children explore and develop their understanding of the world around them.

Teaching since: 2015

Nelta P.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I learn from the children as much as I teach them.

Teaching since: 2012

Megan G.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being a part of the children's growth and development.

Teaching since: 2016

Camilla M.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love helping students make connections between what they are learning and the real world around them.

Teaching since: 2013

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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 Works

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.

“It brings so much peace of mind knowing our daughter loves going to school. Bright Horizons welcomed her into their Toddler classroom with open arms, and ever since, she has flourished mentally and physically.”

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Ashley G. -Bright Horizons Parent

“My appreciation for the teachers at Bright Horizons goes beyond the words that I can express. They extend themselves daily to our children's learning. Both of my sons were more than prepared to move forward in Kindergarten, thanks to Bright Horizons.”

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Jessica F. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Bright Horizons has created a wonderful environment for our children to grow and thrive. I am grateful knowing that my son is developing in a safe, healthy, and happy place surrounded by an outstanding staff. Your positive attitude and ability to connect with the kids makes every day better.”

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Allison Q. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Thank you so much for taking care of our baby girl. She always smiles when she sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy. We appreciate that more than we can put into words. ”

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Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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