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Directions to Bright Horizons Backup Solutions, Palo Alto. From San Francisco: Take 101 South, exit Oregon Expressway towards Palo Alto, left onto El Camino Real, right onto Palo Alto Square (first driveway to the right - if you pass McDonald's you've gone too far), right onto the 3-way stop sign, drive straight to the end of the driveway and curve to your left. Look for Building 3, Ste. 110. Buzzer on the right wall. From San Jose: Take 280 North, exit Page Mill Road towards Palo Alto Square, right on Ramos, left at the 3-way stop sign, onto first parking lot, parallel to Page Mill Rd. Look for Building 3, Ste. 110. Buzzer on the right wall.

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About Our Staff

Our experienced staff encourages each child’s individuality in order to promote a positive self image. Bright Horizons teachers are well trained to provide support during the sensitive time of separation from parents and adjustment to a new environment. A primary caregiver is assigned to each child and family to ensure individualized care, good communication, and parent-caregiver partnership.

Meet Our Teachers

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  • Name: Ngawang
  • I Teach: All Ages
  • Teaching Since: 2014
  • I love teaching children because: Everyday is different in my role as teacher--it is NEVER boring! I love challenging & supporting staff and children to be the best they can be.
  • Favorite Children's Book: The Name Jarby Yangsook Choi
  • Name: Betty
  • I Teach: All Ages
  • Teaching Since: 2005
  • I love teaching children because: I enjoy when they are engaged, having fun & learning. I love to see their brains & thoughts at work as they process new information & experiences.
  • Favorite Children's Book: He Came With the Couch
  • Name: Shannon
  • I Teach: Infants & Toddlers
  • Teaching Since: 2017
  • I love teaching children because: I get to see the world from all the different perspectives of the children. I love seeing the excitment and curiosity to learn something new
  • Favorite Children's Book: Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me

Center Administration

  • Name: Maria

    Position: Education Coordinator

    In Education Since: 2000

    I love working for Bright Horizons because: I believe in the program and the quality of care given to the individual children and families

    Favorite Children's Book: The Giving Tree

  • Name: Michelle

    Position: Director

    In Education Since: 1998

    I love working for Bright Horizons because: I am given the opportunity to interact and impact the children, families and staff. I love to help each person grow and learn while learning from them as well. I enjoy the wonder, fun & curiosity that children bring each day.

    Favorite Children's Book: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs & Where the Wildthings Are