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Institute for Human Development at NAU joins University of Hawaii on Project TEAMS (June 10-28 in Flagstaff)

| May 6, 2019
Institute for Human Development at NAU joins University of Hawaii on Project TEAMS (June 10-28 in Flagstaff)

The Institute for Human Development at NAU has joined the University of Hawaii on Project TEAMS (Twice-Exceptional Students Achieving and Matriculating in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), to be held June 10-28 at the Institute for Human Development, 912 W. Riordan Road, Flagstaff.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 4 — New Toolkit: An Afterschool Guide to Partnering on Career and Technical Education

| May 6, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) update for May 4 — New Toolkit: An Afterschool Guide to Partnering on Career and Technical Education

The Afterschool Alliance has created a toolkit to provide afterschool stakeholders and advocates with specific guidance on how to utilize a number of new updates provided in Perkins V to improve the use of afterschool programming as a core strategy to improve workforce/career development programs.

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United Way of Northern Arizona update for May 3 — Getting Ready for KinderCamp 2019

| May 6, 2019
United Way of Northern Arizona update for May 3 — Getting Ready for KinderCamp 2019

… For 15 years, UWNA and its community partners have offered KinderCamp™ as a way of leveling the playing field for those who have not had the opportunity to attend preschool

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Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council update for April 24 — Inclusive Recreation Grant: Deadline May 31

| April 29, 2019
Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council update for April 24 — Inclusive Recreation Grant: Deadline May 31

More ADDPC grants are now open! Two new grant opportunities have opened TODAY in order to support efforts around Arizona to fully include people with developmental disabilities in our communities. Check them out on our grants page and make sure to scroll down the page all the way for details on each open grant available.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 20 — No cost resources for STEM programming

| April 22, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for April 20 — No cost resources for STEM programming

Applications are open for the 2019 STEM Grants for out-of-school time programs. In partnership with Cox Communications, AzCASE will award a total of $10,000 in grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to programs that incorporate or expand the use of STEM-based learning in their programs.

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Tynkertopia provides safe, welcoming space for students, others to build STEM / STEAM skills

| March 4, 2019
Tynkertopia provides safe, welcoming space for students, others to build STEM / STEAM skills

Those looking for a place to develop their STEM / STEAM skills need look no further than to drop by Tynkertopia on Fourth Street in Flagstaff.Once stepping through the door, students, teachers, parents, artists, crafters, inventors, makers and tynkerers of any age, will find a space where partners work together to share expertise, resources and responsibility for achieving mutual goals, according to founder Dr. Alice Christie.

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First Things First update for March 4 — Deadline extended to March 8 for 2019 Early Childhood Summit

| March 4, 2019
First Things First update for March 4 — Deadline extended to March 8 for 2019 Early Childhood Summit

First Things First is extending the deadline for submitting proposals for breakout sessions to be presented at the 2019 Early Childhood Summit. The extension runs to Friday, March 8, 2019. Please submit your proposal before this final deadline.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for March 4 — 2019 Conference Photo Winner

| March 4, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence update for March 4 — 2019 Conference Photo Winner

2019 Conference Photo WinnerICAN Positive Programs for YouthThis year we had 50 photo submissions for the 2019 Conference Photo Contest. The 27th Annual School’s Out, Make It Count conference will feature ICAN’s winning photo.

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March 11 — Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held at NAU Dome

| March 4, 2019
March 11 — Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration to be held at NAU Dome

The sixth annual Flagstaff Community STEM Celebration will be held on Monday, March 11 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Walkup Skydome located on the Northern Arizona University campus.  The event is a community event supported by various community partners to bring families together for participatory events promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.  There are currently close to 100 participating organizations for this event.

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