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Fall Newsletter is Here
Our latest newsletter shares tips from the annual symposium, outlines some upcoming changes for subsidy providers and provides information on where CPR training can be found locally.
Friday, October 21, 2016
Early childhood education is so vital to Ben and Betty Davenport that they donated $1 million to improve child care training programs at four community colleges in Southside and Southwest Virginia. Read the story at the Danville Register & Bee to learn more about this gift and what it means for early childhood education.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Martha Tucker, program coordinator and associate professor of early childhood education at Danville Community College (DCC), was recognized for her dedication to early childhood education during the fifth annual Early Learning Symposium Sept. 17.
The Science of Early Childhood Development
READY FOR SCHOOL
Virginia's Getting Ready Model
Ready Families. Able to support and provide for healthy children.
Ready Communities. Able to support families as child's first teacher.
Ready Services. Able to provide high quality care to all young children.
Ready Schools. Able to accept "ready" children and provide seamless transitions.
Ready Children. Age appropriate in all six developmental domains: physical developmental and health; social and emotional development; approaches to learning; language and literacy development; cognition and general knowledge and fine arts.