Explore + Discover Early Learning Center - New York NY Child Care - Infants/Toddlers

444 2nd Ave., New York NY 10010
(212) 867-3386

About the Provider

Description:

Explore + Discover is an innovative Early Learning Center for Infants & Toddlers. E+D provides an environment in which a highly professional staff ensure that children are able to thrive as confident, creative learners. E+D's Reggio Emilia & RIE inspired approach is committed to social learning and a responsive curriculum tailored to the mind's eye of each child. Our social learning model provides the basis for our child-emergent and arts-centric curriculum; each classroom is specifically geared to fuel the creative learning process for infants & toddlers. We provide care for children 3 months to 3 years old.

Additional Information:

E+D hosts a weekly Community Sing Along & Open Art Studio. Our Music Specialist leads a Sing Along in each classroom several times a week; children may sing, explore the instrument played, enjoy musical sound, or play one of the many instruments available to them. Each Friday morning from 9:30-10:30 a.m. families are invited again to join our Open Art Studio, led by our Art Specialist, in an exploration of the creative process. Our Music & Art Specialists are in three times a week; however our children have access to instruments and art supplies at all times, in every space of the school.Certified to Administer Medication; Years in Operation: 1


Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 90
  • License Number: 74059
  • Age Range: 3 months - 3 years
  • Rate Range $925-$3,000
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • District Office: New York City Department of Health
  • District Office Phone: 311 or (212) NEW-YOR (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2018-04-25 47.05(b) OPEN
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)
Number of children in attendance exceeds approved maximum child capacity.
2018-03-20 47.61 (a) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)
Required food protection procedures were not implemented at time of inspection. Holder of food protection certificate was not on site during hours of food preparation activity.
2018-03-20 47.61 (d) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)
Milk observed stored at a temperature above 41 deg. F at time of inspection. Milk observed stored in child care service beyond the expiration date.
2018-03-20 47.35 (b) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)
At time of inspection required hand wash signs were not provided.
2018-03-20 81.09 (i) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)
At time of inspection it was determined/observed that food service worker not provided with appropriate food thermometer during food prep.
2017-11-28 47.11 (b) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)
Permittee/applicant submitted incomplete written safety plan.
2017-11-28 47.43 (f) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)
At time of inspection lavatory facilities failed to be provided with child high/accessible toilets and sinks.
2017-11-28 47.43 (h)(1) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)
At time of inspection diaper changing counter not properly constructed. Diaper changing area observed not to be adjacent to a hand wash sink with adequate hot and cold running water.
2017-11-28 47.35 (b) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)
At time of inspection required hand wash signs were not provided.
2017-11-28 47.41 (j) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)
At time of inspection floors/walls ceilings were observed not maintained; in disrepair or covered in a toxic finish.

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