Tag: early childhood

Quality First Update

| December 28, 2015
Quality First Update

Quality First is about continuous quality improvement, and the data show that great progress is being made across programs in Arizona. As of November 2015, 54% of enrolled participants with Quality First Star Ratings were in the quality levels, up from 12% in 2012, 32% in 2013 and 43% in 2014. The number of programs in each of […]

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Toddler Play Group Starts January 21, 2016

| December 28, 2015
Toddler Play Group Starts January 21, 2016

Healthy Steps Presents: Toddler Play Group for children 1 – 3 years of age Thursday mornings from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. starting January 21, 2016, please join us for this informal opportunity to share, learn, and meet other parents who can relate to you! The group will provide you with an opportunity to: Meet other […]

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1234 Parents! Parenting Children ages 1 to 4 – FREE Parenting Workshops

| December 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
1234 Parents!  Parenting Children ages 1 to 4 – FREE Parenting Workshops

Is parenting your little one tougher than you thought it would be? 1, 2, 3, 4 Parents! Can help…. Using videos, activities, and group discussions, a group leader will help you learn important skills for parenting a young child. This workshop will show you: Discipline methods that really work How to prevent tantrums How to […]

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Make a Positive Impact with Buena Vista 2016

| December 11, 2015
Make a Positive Impact with Buena Vista 2016

Buena Vista Children’s Services, Inc. is a grassroots, community-based, nonprofit organization that designs, develops, and implements model programs for children, parents and educators.

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First Things First – Quality Early Childhood Experience Benefits

| October 18, 2015
First Things First – Quality Early Childhood Experience Benefits

For families with kids under 5 years old, early childhood is the prime time to help develop critical skills that will help them be successful in kindergarten and beyond. Here are five ways quality early childhood experiences benefit children later in life.

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First Things First – 2015 Annual Report

| September 27, 2015
First Things First – 2015 Annual Report

First Things First is pleased to share with you the 2015 First Things First Annual Report. The data, children’s stories and community voices in this report are a powerful reminder of the important role early childhood plays in Arizona’s education continuum.

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2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science – Early Childhood Activities for September 22nd!

| September 21, 2015
2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science – Early Childhood Activities for September 22nd!

The 2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science is underway! Here is a brief overview of activities for Tuesday the 22nd. Early Childhood Activities that are well suited for young children and the young at heart!

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The 2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science starts on September 18th!

| September 15, 2015
The 2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science starts on September 18th!

The 2015 Flagstaff Festival of Science Starts September 18th! Here is a brief overview of demonstrations and hands-on early childhood activities. And remember, everything is free!

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First Things First – 2015 Early Childhood Summit Keynote and Powerpoints Available

| September 14, 2015
First Things First – 2015 Early Childhood Summit Keynote and Powerpoints Available

In August, over 1,300 professionals congregated at the Phoenix Convention Center for the 2015 First Things First Early Childhood Summit. Here you can view speakers and presentations from the event.

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Sign Language Fun in the Classroom – November 18th

| September 14, 2015
Sign Language Fun in the Classroom – November 18th

The Association for Supportive Child Care presents Sign Language Fun in the Classroom. Enrich language and literacy skills for children through sign language. Practice basic signs for communication, finger plays and songs.

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