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Parent Child Home Program home visiting services funding opportunity

Click to view as HTML in your browser. Click to forward this message. November 6, 2012 United Way of King County, in partnership with the City of Seattle’s Human Services Department and the Office for Education, a division of the…
Nov 7, 2012
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Family Support Certificate Classes at Various

September 11, 2012 at 12pm to September 23, 2012 at 7pm
Edmonds Community College has three class opportunites:FSS 186: Home Visiting (2 credits): Tuesdays from 6-8pmEnhance skills and techniques for effective home visiting in various settings and age groups.FSS 175: Introduction to Family Support Principles and Practices (3 credits): Tuesdays from 2:50-5:30pmLearn how to apply these principles to any setting serving parents.FSS 195: Partnerships: The Art of Collaboration (3 credits): OnlineRegister…See More
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We were founded by Mona Locke and Melinda Gates in 2000.

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To find, fund, foster and promote best practices that support early learning and school readiness for all children, birth through age five. Learn more at www.earlylearning.org

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Playing Cat Piano by Eileen Simmons

A post from our partner, Eileen Simmons of Everett Library, a member of the Early Learning Public Library Partnership.

I’ve been thinking about e-readers a lot lately—all those Kindles, Nooks, Sony Readers, and now iPads that seem to be taking over, if you believe Amazon’s report that they are now selling more e-books than hardbacks. As a librarian I’ve watched, with a… Continue

Posted on August 9, 2010 at 1:00pm

Daily Splash Summer Reading Events

A post from our partner, Chris Skaugset of Longview Library, a member of the Early Learning Public Library Partnership.

The Longview Library planned a Science Week as part of our “Make a Splash” summer reading program. One of the activities involved setting up a simple discovery center based on the Mother Goose Program’s Sink and Float science kit. We filled a large shallow tub with water and… Continue

Posted on July 28, 2010 at 12:00pm

Recomendaciones de libros en español / Spanish Language Book Recommendations

Destacados que figuran abajo son libros en español seleccionado para los niños, el nacimiento hasta los cinco años. Un agradecimiento especial a CiKeitha Pugh en Seattle de la Biblioteca Central de la elaboración y la distribución de esta lista. Bibliotecas Públicas de Seattle es un miembro del Aprendizaje Temprano de la Biblioteca Pública de la Asociación.

Featured below are Spanish-language books selected for children, birth through age five. Special thanks to CiKeitha…

Posted on July 16, 2010 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

Tim Ryan: What is Daddy Teaching the Kids?

Foundation for Early Learning is delighted to feature a guest blog post from Tim Ryan, a father and early learning professional.


What do we know about a man’s role in a child’s life? Foundation for Early Learning is focusing on the parent’s role as a child’s first teacher and I’d like to expand on what a father offers in terms of learning for their child and other… Continue

Posted on June 28, 2010 at 7:30am

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