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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Date Changed to February 25 – Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Children Workshop

Please note that the date for this workshop has been changed to Wednesday, February 25, 2015. In developing the ability to concentrate, the growing brain needs sufficient sleep. Children that get enough sleep are more adaptable and easier to manage. This workshop will help you to: Learn about how much sleep children require at specific stages in life. Learn about […]

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Cancelled – How Father Friendly is Your Organization Workshop

Please note that this workshop has been cancelled for January 21. Please refer to future Early Learning Series Calendars for future workshops. Do you have a hard time connecting with fathers? Do fathers feel welcome when they enter your center? Do you wish dads were more engaged with the care of their children? This workshop,designed for professionals who […]

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Winter 2015 Early Learning Series Calendar

The Early Learning Series calendar for January-February-March is now available online. Racine County UW-Extension will be featuring the workshops “How Father Friendly is Your Organizations” on January  and “Stewards of Children” on January 21 and “Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Children” on February 18. Information about other professional development opportunities for Early Learning Professionals are also listed. The […]

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Stewards of Children Workshop

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 as an individual, and as the life of your community, whether you are a survivor, a parent, or a service provider. As part of its […]

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Thriving With Your Spirited Child Workshop

Is there a “spirited” child in your life? Is the child more perceptive, intense, sensitive, persistent, energetic or expressive? If so, you may have a “spirited” child. Join us for this 3-hour workshop to learn skills and strategies that will help you and your “spirited” child to thrive. As part of its Early Learning Series, Racine County UW-Extension will be hosting a “Thriving With […]

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