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In the news

Beyond our walls

The Early Learning Neighborhood Collaborative (ELNC) in Grand Rapids, Michigan visited the Center in early August to learn about our model and practices. This Michigan program shares our vision of having a community where all [...]

September 16th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Timeline|0 Comments

Two national studies showcase United Way Center for Excellence in Early Education as delivering transformational results

USING DATA-DRIVEN STRATEGIES, ENHANCING QUALIFICATIONS OF TEACHERS, FAMILY ENGAGEMENT AND PROMOTING DUAL LANGUAGE AMONG TOP PRACTICES The 2019 school year has been one for the record books, as the United Way Center for Excellence in [...]

June 25th, 2019|Categories: 10 Year Timeline, Featured, Timeline|0 Comments

Providing opportunities for professional growth

On March 8, the Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership (EHS-CCP) hosted a celebration for 19 Family Engagement Specialist that received the National Family Development Credential (FDC). The FDC, a 90-hour course program, works to provide [...]

May 8th, 2019|Categories: Timeline|0 Comments

Leveling the playing field for our community’s children

Science learning at any age involves curiosity, exploration, and discovery. These come naturally to most infants and toddlers.  At the Demonstration School and all of the Early Head Start programs we serve in our community, [...]

April 16th, 2019|Categories: 10 Year Timeline, Featured, Timeline|0 Comments

Demonstration School teachers share their knowledge at a national STEM conference

At the Demonstration School, teachers model an inquiry-based learning approach that is guided by investigation and questions posed by children. This approach naturally fits with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education since it promotes [...]

March 16th, 2019|Categories: Timeline|0 Comments