Columbia, MO

"Because every step counts!"

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Learning Through Discovery

At Big Steps Early Learning Center, you get licensed care for children from 6 weeks to 8 years of age.


Your child will learn through hands-on activities, exploration, and interaction with peers, adults, and their surroundings.

Our teaching practices and lessons are based on Appelbaum Institute's Creative Preschool Curriculum. Read more about our mission and philosophy.

Your child will enjoy an age-appropriate classroom, fun outdoor play, and all kinds of fun events. Learn more about our facility and events.

More details about joining our amazing school can be found on our enrollment page. Our classrooms fill up quickly, so contact us today.

Child-First Education

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