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‘Most Likely to Succeed’: An education documentary designed to engage the students

| February 10, 2015
‘Most Likely to Succeed’: An education documentary designed to engage the students

February 03, 2015 • By Lindsey Bahr — AP Film Writer • U.S. News & World Report PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — For all the hand-wringing about the American education system, for most families, the problems only become evident when they hits the home. At least that was the case for director Greg Whiteley (“Mitt”) […]

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Conference targets positive intervention in schools

| February 9, 2015
Conference targets positive intervention in schools

February 02, 2015 • Arizona State University Creating a safe and more supportive school environment for PreK-12 students is at the heart of an upcoming education conference, March 5-6, sponsored in part by ASU Online. In its fourth year, the Behavior Education Technology Conference is focused on assisting educators, administrators and school support staff in […]

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Early Childhood Development: Three Things Experts Agree on about Outcomes, Quality, and Costs

| February 9, 2015
Early Childhood Development: Three Things Experts Agree on about Outcomes, Quality, and Costs

February 02, 2015 • Brookings Institute The science of child development tells us that, for early childhood interventions, what matters is “process quality.” Process quality is not concerned with the quality of the facilities where children are given care, or the types of university degrees that their caregivers have. Rather, process quality focuses on how […]

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2015 Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon

| February 9, 2015
2015 Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon

Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth Presents: 2015 Annual Child Abuse Prevention Kickoff Luncheon Join us in celebrating four outstanding community members who give exceptional support and care to Coconino County children and youth. Proceeds from this year’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Fundraiser and Caring for Children Awards will support CCC&Y’s prevention, community education and […]

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Nominate a Peer or Colleague TODAY for the 2015 Caring for Children Award

| February 9, 2015
Nominate a Peer or Colleague TODAY for the 2015 Caring for Children Award

Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth is accepting nominations for the Annual 2015 Caring for Children Award. Do you know someone in Coconino County who gives outstanding direct care to children? CCC&Y will again recognize four outstanding individuals from throughout Coconino County who work directly with children and youth, making this a better place for […]

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Oral Health Tips

| February 8, 2015
Oral Health Tips

First Things First reminds communities that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, which raises awareness about the importance of oral health. For information and tips on oral health click HERE.

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Connect With High-Quality Trainers Serving AZ Out-of-School Time Programs

| February 5, 2015
Connect With High-Quality Trainers Serving AZ Out-of-School Time Programs

Arizona Center for AfterSchool Excellence(AzCASE) and Valley of the Sun United Way are pleased to announce a new resource for out-of-school time programs: The Arizona Out-of-School Time Trainer Network.  The Trainer Network is designed to connect Arizona out-of-school time programs with high-quality trainers to support their professional development needs, and is searchable by geographic area served, topics […]

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2015 Spanish Autism Conference

| February 4, 2015
2015 Spanish Autism Conference

Arizona Autism United (AZA United) is hosting the 2015 Spanish Autism Conference. This event will provide important information and support to Spanish-speaking parents, caregivers, and professionals. There is a $20 admission fee, however, there are scholarships available for parents in need. Date: Saturday, March 14th, 2015  8 AM – 4 PM Location: Desert Willow Conference Center                   4240 E. […]

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Department of Child Safety Opportunities

| February 4, 2015
Department of Child Safety Opportunities

The Department of Child Safety is offering the following training opportunities in February: Foster and Adoptive Parent Training Request For Proposal(RFP) February 5, 2015 at 10 am ADOT Auditorium Click HERE for more information   Child Specific Recruitment (CSR) RFP February 9, 2015 at 10 am ADOT Auditorium Click HERE for more information   Home Recruitment Study and […]

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About Measles: What You Need to Know

| February 4, 2015
About Measles: What You Need to Know

Click HERE for the Arizona Department of Health Services‘s fact sheet about measles to understand what measles are, the symptoms, how measles are spread, treatment, prevention, and more.

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