Tag: early childhood

Read-On Flagstaff Presents Story Time

| October 10, 2014
Read-On Flagstaff Presents Story Time

The Sunnyside Neighborhood Association of Flagstaff, Inc. & Read-On Flagstaff Presents Story Time October 18th at the Flagstaff Family Food Center from 11am to 1pm (1903 N. 2nd St.) November 15th at United Way of Northern Arizona from 11am to 1pm (1515 E. Cedar Ave., Suite D-1) December 13th at the Flagstaff Recreation Center form 11am to […]

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Professional Development for Program Leaders

| October 9, 2014
Professional Development for Program Leaders

Announcing the 2014 Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference Program Leadership Track This year’s annual AzCASE Out-of-School Time Conference, the largest professional development event for youth program staff in Arizona, will feature a dedicated Program Leadership Track– providing current and aspiring program leaders with a choice of six professional development workshops Learn new strategies and best practices for increasing your […]

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BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

| October 8, 2014
BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff

BookPALS– Volunteer Read Aloud Literacy Program is coming to Flagstaff BookPALS, Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools is an all volunteer literacy program sponsored by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation,  placing actors, theater students, and trained community volunteers into underserved elementary schools   (pre K-6th grade) to read aloud to classrooms of students on a weekly basis- […]

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Building Momentum for STEAM Education

| October 8, 2014
Building Momentum for STEAM Education

Valley of the Sun Association for the Education of Young Children (VSAEYC) presents “Building Momentum with STEAM Education” This training is designed to enhance intentional facilitation skills of early childhood practitioners to promote investigation and critical thinking in young children while using open-ended materials, which enhance STEAM experiences for children. Participants will have the opportunity to […]

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Kindergarten Transition for ALL Children Focus Group

| October 6, 2014
Kindergarten Transition for ALL Children Focus Group

Kindergarten Transition for ALL children Focus Group The Early Childhood Education section of the Arizona Department of Education is currently collecting information regarding Kindergarten Transition but need the assistance of our Early Childhood colleagues.  Please join to provide feedback concerning Kindergarten Transition for ALL children Please register online at http://www.ade.az.gov/onlineregistration/ Flagstaff: ADE-Flagstaff October 23, 2014 […]

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Information from August’s First Things First Early Childhood Summit

| October 6, 2014
Information from August’s First Things First Early Childhood Summit

In August, more than 1,250 early childhood professionals and supporters came together at the Phoenix Convention Center for the FTF Early Childhood Summit. It was an informative and inspiring two days. If you missed it… •Check out the photo gallery •See presentation materials from many of the 75 breakout sessions •Watch the opening keynote from […]

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Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

| October 6, 2014
Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference on November 15th

Fun & creative Literacy Workshops at the Arizona Out-of-School Time Conference! Saturday, November 15th @ the Phoenix Convention Center The Literacy Workshop Track will provide you with some great new ideas, activities, and strategies for creatively promoting literacy and a love of reading. Our Featured Literacy Workshops Include: Storytelling & Images: Using Comic Books to Educate! Miguel […]

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Canvasing Flagstaff Neighborhoods for YES for FUSD

| October 6, 2014
Canvasing Flagstaff Neighborhoods for YES for FUSD

It’s time to rally the troops and canvas the Flagstaff neighborhoods with YES for FUSD flyers. The direct mail piece is almost done and ready to hit the mailboxes around the same time as early registration ballots.  The Farmer’s Market could use some volunteers to fill some of the Sunday’s in October. We have just […]

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HomeStyles: New Healthy Lifestyle Program for Parents of Preschoolers

| September 29, 2014
HomeStyles: New Healthy Lifestyle Program for Parents of Preschoolers

The U of A has a new program for parents of preschool children.  It’s been several years in development and worked with hundreds of preschool parents to glean strategies that really work for busy families to help them have healthy lifestyles.  The program is called HomeStyles.  It’s a no-cost, online program in BOTH English and […]

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ASCC Early Childhood Education Upcoming Workshops

| September 24, 2014
ASCC Early Childhood Education Upcoming Workshops

ASCC Early Childhood Education presents early childhood workshops available in September: Science in the Kitchen Building Blocks to Early Learning Plan attendance at upcoming workshops October through December: Schedule for upcoming workshops Become a Darkness to Light Stewards of Children Facilitator and help prevent child sexual abuse in your community.  Training is scheduled Friday, October […]

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