Los Altos, CA
Opening its doors in 1986, and expanding to a double store front in 2007, family run Adventure Toys & Teachers’ Supplies is an independent toy store in downtown Los Altos California. Founded on being an educationally oriented store, offering specialty toys and creative products, Adventure Toys offers something for everyone whether a gift for a baby shower, a hard to shop for early teen and even games & puzzles for adults of all ages. Customer service is taken very seriously at Adventure Toys with unexpected services such as shop by phone, curbside pickup and even personal shopping! Let the kids explore the wide variety of showroom demo products while adults can choose from the massive selection. Come by today to see why Adventure Toys & Teachers’ Supplies is “The Smart Store For Toys And More” !
Adventure Toys & Teachers’ Supplies, your favorite local, independent toy store!
Los Altos, CA
A highly creative, collaborative and engaging, project-based, learning environment with countless LEGOs, where children build, inhabit, manage and govern their own small scale cities. Kidizens LEGO camps, classes and workshops provide Bay Area children a unique opportunity to learn valuable real-life lessons about civics and economics — community building, policy-making, governance and budgeting — as well as how to successfully operate in a team environment and acquire civic leadership skills. Whether you are considering a camp, after-school class, workshop or even a birthday party venue, Kidizens can help provide a unique, fun and socially rich, LEGO-based learning experience.
Nestled on a tree-lined street in Downtown Los Altos, Linden Tree Books is dedicated to providing unique books and gifts for all age groups. Our extremely broad book inventory is complemented by an innovative selection of timely yet timeless treasures: puppets and book-related dolls, science and math games, art materials, puzzles and more.*
Linden Tree was formed in 1981 by Dennis and Linda Ronberg. Combining the “Lin” and “Den” of their first names, Linden Tree originally specialized in children’s recordings. Since then, Linden Tree Books has branched out to provide a remarkably diverse product line – not to mention a physical and online store, social media presence and innovation in bookselling – all rooted in a single and simple goal: helping imaginations grow, from newborns to nonagenarians. Current owners, Dianne Edmonds and Jill Curcio (Los Altos residents and local, community-minded moms), are constantly creating new chapters for Linden Tree with expanding inventory, engaging speakers, and events.
Linden Tree Books, whether online or in the store, is a destination for both head and heart. Experience our friendly atmosphere and knowledgeable staff, whose “life branches” are as far-reaching as our inventory. This warm and very informed group includes students, teachers, librarians, storytellers and children’s literature experts and enthusiasts. Take a minute to meet them: They’re right here!
Dianne, Jill and the entire Linden Tree Books family want the community to know you can always count on personalized service, attention to total customer satisfaction and an unending mission to ignite imaginations.
Welcome to the San Juan Dance Family… A place where every student is provided with a positive learning environment. Our quality staff is comprised of certified teachers, many of whom are members of The Royal Academy of Dance (London), Dance Masters of America, and/or hold college degrees. Our two studios in downtown Los Altos include professional dance floors and large wall-size mirrors.
At SJD, we are committed to giving every student, based on their individual goals, the happiest and highest caliber of dance education possible.
Los Altos, CA
Since our founding in 2001, Green Ivy has become a leading global educational consulting firm, working with parents, students, and school administrators to promote organization, time management, personal purpose, and overall wellness in the classroom and school community. Our work has improved the academic and personal self-confidence of tens of thousands of students, and we maintain high standards in promoting more collaborative, inclusive educational opportunities throughout the world. Our main office is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, and we provide our services in-person and online via Skype.
Los Altos Hills, CA
At Jardín de Mariposas School children learn Spanish while discovering their world through art, science, music and nature. Our environment inspires children to engage their innate curiosity for creating and learning, while our garden provides the opportunity for them to explore and connect with nature. Come discover our world in Spanish! Visit us at jdmschool.com for more information. License #434415418
Tutor Doctor is new in town!! Currently, we serve local families by providing tutoring and academic coaching in language arts, math, and the sciences to students, Kindergarten to 12th grade. We offer rigorous, 1:1 in-home coaching that blends subject-matter problem-solving strategies with organization and time management skills, designed to empower learners to achieve academic success.
The local office is owned and led by Celena Turney, a parent, non-profit leader, and former educator and instructional coach. She is passionate about empowering students of all ages to realize their creative gifts and talents. Helping students maximize their potential through the work of Tutor Doctor’s tutoring and coaching services, is her number one goal.
Please reach out to her if you know of a student who needs academic coaching, have an idea for coaching topics for adult learners, or would like to refer someone to join our coaching team!