Code of Ethics

Hester’s Creative Schools’ owners, management, teachers and staff are professionals who follow the Code of Ethics developed by the National Association of Education for the Young Child. We work as a team to provide quality care for the children and families of Hester’s Creative Schools – Benjamin.

Hester’s Core Values

  • Appreciate childhood as a unique and valuable stage of the human life cycle
  • Base our work on knowledge of how children develop and learn
  • Appreciate and support the bond between the child and family
  • Recognize that children are best understood and supported in the context of family, culture, community, and society
  • Respect the dignity, worth, and uniqueness of each individual child, family member, and colleague
  • Respect diversity in children, families, and colleagues
  • Recognize that children and adults achieve their full potential in the context of relationships that are based on trust and respect