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Serving children Toddler, Preschool & school age  

kids place 

​2 Explore and Learn LLC


Carina Barajas the founder and director of this program has been a licensed home based child care provider for the past 8 years serving families in the community. It started with the director wanting to make a difference in a child life and she decided that working with young children was just the right way to go about. The director has obtaining her Site Supervisor Permit allowing to expand the business and provide services to a larger community! The director maintains her education by taking college courses and continuously attending training on topics that cover the childcare setting and the children as a whole.

The Program hires and retains qualified staff in order to provider you and your family a High-Quality program.

The program thrives on providing a High-Quality program by participating in Rating Scales that evaluated all of the aspect of the program. Such programs consist of Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS) scoring a 5 and Raise to the Top awarded Quality rating Tier 4   

Find out more about Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS)

Find out more about Raise to the Top

The program and the director have been recognized by parents and agencies on  achievements.

-Teacher of the month with radio station
- Participated in an elite program (CCTR) through the San Joaquin Family Resource and Referral Center.
-Received Grants from First 5 of San Joaquin for improving the quality of the program and for the participation in academics courses.