About Us

        Sandi McCreadie, the founder and Director and Lead Teacher

        of Thistlegarten, has a BS in Child Development and her MA

        in Early Childhood Education.  She has been teaching the

        popular Thistle Down Express creativity, music, movement,

        and art classes for over 30 years.  Sandi has a vast background

        in performing arts such as Broadway shows and Dance
        Companies in N.Y. and L.A., years of experience with creative

        play, musical groups, and is a published writer and respected  

        speaker on teacher development and inspiration.  She has

        taught workshops with the NAEYC and CAEYC and holds a  

        California Teaching Credential.

        The best way to appreciate Thistlegarten is to come in

        with your child for a visit.  Contact us

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