Welcome to Bright Horizons at Research Medical Center

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Pamela Uehling

M-F: 6:15 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Phone: 816-276-4888

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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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Summer Camp

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Rameshia C.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: Children have a way of making dark clouds turn into rainbows!

Teaching since: 1995

Jana R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy being a part of a child's discovery and joy

Teaching since: 1982

Elaine S.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to see a baby grow through the different stages of development

Teaching since: 1985

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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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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.

“Vanessa is so good at taking care of my son. When she is in my son's classroom I get lots of videos showing what they are doing. The videos make me feel like I am a part of his day even though I am not with him. She is great at what she does.”

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“We knew Misty as an infant teacher. She came to teach my daughter's preschool class. I am so impressed what a gifted teacher. She was so good in the infant room at helping me be a better mom. She always took great care of my infants. She does great with the preschoolers. It is so much fun to hear my daughter talk about what she is learning in class and be so excited about it.”

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“If it wasn't for Miss Angie my kids might starve. They love the food they get at daycare. When I have eaten with the kids I will agree that I get good food at daycare too. Angie seems to take great pride and invests the effort into making sure that my kids have full bellies at school.”

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“Wendy helps in the kitchen. She also seems to help with other things too. She gives great phone updates on my kids when I call to check on how their day is going. In addition, my kids are excited to see her.”

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“Kiara takes care of my daughter on Monday nights for EP. When I have watched her care for the children she seems to do a great job. She keeps order in the class and makes sure the children's needs are met. Kiara seems to be a talented teacher. My Mondays go better knowing she is taking care of my daughter.”

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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.

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Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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