Tag: early childhood development

Spread the word about the importance of early childhood – FTF Video Ads Released

| August 11, 2014
Spread the word about the importance of early childhood – FTF Video Ads Released

First Things First partners with communities across Arizona to strengthen families and support the health and learning of our youngest children. A key piece of their work is to raise public awareness of the importance of early childhood. That’s where you come in. Their latest awareness ads are now running on TV, radio, movie theater […]

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You are invited to participate in Parenting College!

| July 24, 2014
You are invited to participate in Parenting College!

Transformative Learning Center Do you have a child 0-5 years old? You are invited to participate in Parenting College! Parents have a critical role in ensuring their child reaches his/her potential! Parenting College is a comprehensive course empowering parents with knowledge of early development and parenting. Through open discussion, hand-on experiences and reflection parents explore topics […]

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Improving Parent Engagement Opportunities For Refugee and Immigrant Families In Early Childhood Programs

| July 3, 2014
Improving Parent Engagement Opportunities For Refugee and Immigrant Families In Early Childhood Programs

A new report has come out from the Migration Policy Institute stressing the importance of reaching out to refugee and immigrant populations to engage parents in Early Childhood programs. We know the importance of parental involvement, but the Adult Education literacy programs upon which we used to rely to improve literacy in English have been […]

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Tips for getting your child ready for Kindergarten

| June 30, 2014
Tips for getting your child ready for Kindergarten

Are you and your child super excited for Kindergarten this fall? (Ok, maybe you are feeling a bit nervous about being separated from your little one.)

First Things First has a great list of steps you can take over the next few weeks to make the transition easier for your child.

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FREE Intro to Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines Workshop in Page!

| June 1, 2014
FREE Intro to Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines Workshop in Page!

Introduction to the Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines and Introduction to the Early Learning Standards
Presented by Arizona Department of Education in Page, AZ
Monday, June 30, 2014, Noon-3 p.m. FREE! Page, AZ
Overview of the Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines to build awareness of developmental characteristics and quality learning experiences for all caregivers who may care for children ages birth to 36 months
Introduction to the Early Learning Standards, a framework for planning quality learning experiences for children 3 to 5 year
Where: Coconino Community College in Page, 475 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page, AZ 86040
Register at ectc@asccaz.org or 928-714-1716

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Hopi Early Childhood Fair: Early Learning Builds Strong Minds – Tuesday, June 17

| May 29, 2014
Hopi Early Childhood Fair: Early Learning Builds Strong Minds – Tuesday, June 17

Please spread the word.  There will be an Early Childhood Fair at the Second Mesa Day School on Hopi Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This is a FREE Resource Fair for families with young children! Don’t miss this great opportunity for:  FUN KID’S ACTIVITIES  HEALTH SCREENINGS  DENTAL […]

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FREE Intro to Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines Workshop in Page!

| May 14, 2014
FREE Intro to Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines Workshop in Page!

Introduction to the Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines and Introduction to the Early Learning Standards
Presented by Arizona Department of Education in Page, AZ
Monday, June 30, 2014, Noon-3 p.m. FREE! Page, AZ
Overview of the Infant and Toddler Developmental Guidelines to build awareness of developmental characteristics and quality learning experiences for all caregivers who may care for children ages birth to 36 months
Introduction to the Early Learning Standards, a framework for planning quality learning experiences for children 3 to 5 year
Where: Coconino Community College in Page, 475 S. Lake Powell Blvd., Page, AZ 86040
Register at ectc@asccaz.org or 928-714-1716

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Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

| May 12, 2014
Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

Early Childhood Fair in Page May 16th. The theme is PLAY-LEARN-GROW.

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Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

| May 5, 2014
Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

Early Childhood Fair in Page May 16th. The theme is PLAY-LEARN-GROW.

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Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

| April 28, 2014
Early Childhood Fair in Page, May 16!!

Early Childhood Fair in Page May 16th. The theme is PLAY-LEARN-GROW.

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