December Workshop – Little Children, Big Challenges: Dealing with Family Changes

The Early Learning Series presents “Little Children, Big Challenges: Dealing with Family Changes”. The workshop will be held on Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant (14200 Washington Avenue, Sturtevant). About the workshop – All families experience changes, which can be difficult for children to understand. […]

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November workshop – Shaken Baby Syndrome

The Early Learning Series will present a workshop on “Shaken Baby Syndrome” on Wednesday, November 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant. Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is a severe form of brain injury that occurs when a child is forcibly shaken. It is typical for babies to cry, even when you […]

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October Raising A Thinking Child Work Shop

The Early Learning Series presents, “Raising A Thinking Child” on Wednesday, October 21 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant. This interactive two-hour workshop is an overview of the full workshop series. Raising a Thinking Child (RTC). RTC helps parents and early care providers guide children to solve common, everyday […]

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Early Learning Series – Stewards of Children Workshop

NEW START TIME FOR WORKSHOP – The workshop now starts at 6:00 p.m. and lasts until 8:30 p.m. Child sexual abuse prevention and response are an adult’s job. Stewards of Children is the only nationally available program scientifically proven to increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective behaviors. During this program, you will be empowered […]

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Early Learning Series Workshop – Raising a Thinking Child

Racine County UW-Extension will be presenting “Raising a Thinking Child” workshop on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Ives Grove Auditorium in Sturtevant. Raising a Thinking Child (RTC) helps parents and early care providers guide children to solve common, everyday problems. Geared toward 4 to […]

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Workshop – Kindergarten Readiness: Early Learning Literacy

Racine County UW-Extension presents “Kindergarten Readiness: Early Learning Literacy” workshop as part of its Early Learning Series. Early learning and literacy skills are key components of kindergarten readiness. Early care educators play an important role in early literacy development. Learn what language and literacy skills all preschoolers should know using K-PALS, ITERS, and ECERS as […]

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Kindergarten Readiness: Developing Math Skills

Racine County UW-Extension presents the workshop “Kindergarten Readiness: Developing Math Skills” as a part of its Early Learning Series. Preschool children can learn early math concepts through play. Come and learn math concepts that all preschool children should learn and how early care educators can foster early math literacy. The workshop will use the Early […]

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Book and Block Party to be Held in Burlington

Racine County UW-Extension will hold its 2nd Annual Community Book and Block Party on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. The event will take place from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Burlington Public Library located at 166 E. Jefferson Street. Children along with their parents or caregivers are invited to attend this event that emphasizes that […]

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Kindergarten Readiness Workshop

What makes a child “ready” for Kindergarten? Is it knowing letters, numbers, colors, and shapes? Racine County UW-Extension presents the workshop “Kindergarten Readiness” as a part of its Early Learning Series. Join this informative workshop to learn what area-Kindergarten educators say is important for children to know and be able to do. You will also […]

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