5.6.5. Childcare facilities for staff and faculty
Lebanese University promotes Gender equality for the sake of enhancing the university community's performance and for supporting women’s participation, for this reason, the university has some agreements with some childcare in Lebanon to allow staff and faculty to have their children safe in these nurseries.
With a population of 6,184,701, Lebanon is the smallest recognized country on the entire mainland Asian continent, covering only a total of 10,452 km2.
The quality of education in Lebanon is one of the best in the world. Pre-primary education in Lebanon encourages the child’s acquisition of language and other skills which prepare them for primary school.
Facts about nurseries in Lebanon:
The children spend at least four hours a day in kindergarten, at least five days a week.
The Ministry of Health and Ministry of Social Affairs supervise preschool education in Lebanon.
Children enrolled in nurseries are aged 3 to 5 years old.
Matters relating to the period of childhood from 0 to 3 years are the responsibility of the Ministry of Public Health, the Ministry of Social Affairs and the Higher Council on Childhood.
However, age groups covered by other Early childhood education programs are children aged 0 to 3 years.
Nurseries in Lebanon aim to initiate children into the school environment and enable them gradually to move from the home environment to that of the school.
Some Nurseries with agreements
Baby Home Nursery Lebanon
Baby Home Nursery is the place where kids can grow and learn while having fun. Their team of professionals is ready to cater to kids every need.
The nursery "Les petits matelots" has a unique and personalized educational project for each child, the result of 12 years of scientific research.
Our goal is to create a safe environment that supports a child’s growth and allows them to have a wide range of friends.
In our nursery, we focus on interaction: To the genuine and respectful listening and discussions with the children and the educational partnership with the parents.
Children are encouraged to independent thinking and problem-solving, which allows their thinking skills to develop and strengthens their self-esteem. We want to enable the children to grow as self-confident, well-balanced people in the world.