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Read Right from the Start is a program of the Rollins Center for Language and Literacy at the Atlanta Speech School.  It is designed for preschool teachers and consists of a series of lessons that can be completed at the teacher’s pace, and is approved by Bright from the Start:  Georgia Department of Early Care… Read more »

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Every licensed and registered child care provider throughout Region 3 should have just received a hard copy of our training calendar in the mail.  If your program is in our region, but didn’t receive the calendar complete the information in the appropriate sign-up boxes in the bottom left corner of our home page.  As always,… Read more »

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After many months of work, we have finally launched our new website!  From idea to creation, our plan has been to make a website that serves those who care about children.  We wanted to include relevant information on the most pressing needs and interests of professionals and families, and we wanted to make it easy… Read more »

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As a country, our independence came about through, among other things, a number of battles.  As children desire and, at times, demand independence as a part of healthy development, we don’t always enjoy the battles that come with the process.  However, we don’t always realize just how much the “little things” help, either. Carrie Shrier,… Read more »

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Summer can be a time when great childhood memories are made, but it also comes with its risks.  With hot weather here to stay for a while, don’t forget to Look Again and make sure no child is left in a hot vehicle.

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From the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago website:  Summer Brain Games provides eight weeks of free and fun at-home science experiments designed to combat the “summer brain drain,” when kids lose months of critical learning. The free online activity guide features weekly experiments with step-by-step instructions. This year, we’ll blast off and explore space with… Read more »

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Do you wonder about what is going on with Georgia’s Quality Rated program? Have you thought about taking your first step toward continuous quality improvement? Have you wondering what funding and support is available for FCC Providers? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, check out these event details for more information on… Read more »

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We just mailed the Spring 2015 Early Care and Education BULLETIN to providers throughout our region!  If you would like to receive our newsletter by email and/or if you live in our region and aren’t receiving it in your mailbox, let us know in the contact area at the bottom of our home page.

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