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Apply for two Horticulture-focused positions through December 12th

We are hiring two regional Horticulture positions, both serving Kenosha, Milwaukee, and Racine Counties: Horticulture Outreach Specialist – focuses on consumer horticulture education including the use of technology and working closely with the media, coordinating diagnostics, and expanding Horticulture programming to diverse audiences through community partnerships. Horticulture Program Coordinator – supports the full range of program coordination […]

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Join Racine County 4-H

4‑H empowers young people to be true leaders by providing experiences, which is learning through doing. True leaders are young people who have confidence, work well with others, overcome challenges, and stick with a job until it “gets done”. As the nation’s largest youth development organization, youth participate in hands-on projects such as citizenship, communication, health, […]

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Taller en Serie: Soluciones Positivas

Atención Padres de Niños Pequeños (0-6 años) ¿Está buscando maneras nuevas de responder ante el comportamiento difícil de su hijo? ¿Necesita ideas par ayudar a su hijo a seguir instruciones y cumplir con reglas del hogar? ¿Quiere desarrollar una relación positiva con su hijo? Si su respuesta es “si”, entonces este taller en serie de […]

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Positive Solutions for Families

Attention Parents of Young Children (Ages 0 to 6) Are you looking for new ways to respond to your child’s challenging behaviors? Do you need ideas on how to help your child to follow directions and household rules? Do you want to create a positive relationship with your child? If you answered “yes”, then the […]

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Emotion Coaching Workshop

Helping Children Manage Strong Feelings Children with strong social-emotional skills have greater academic achievement, more positive social interactions, and greater satisfaction in life. How can we teach children these important skills?  Through “Emotion Coaching”!  This 1-hour workshop provides an easy to implement 3-step process to support children experiencing strong feelings.  Help your child learn to […]

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Attention Parents of Young Children: Positive Solutions

Attention Parents of Young Children (Ages 0 to 6) Are you looking for new ways to respond to your child’s challenging behaviors? Do you need ideas on how to help your child to follow directions and household rules? Do you want to create a positive relationship with your child? If you answered “yes”, then the […]

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Apply for a Paid UW-Extension Internship!

Apply Now for a Paid Internship! Racine County UW-Extension announces a paid fall/winter 2018 internship: 2018 Racine County Community Resource Intern Position Description All applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited four-year college or university or enrolled in a two-year technical or vocational program. For more information about the internship positions, […]

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Networking Breakfasts RECAP!

Thank you to all of you who attended the Racine County Networking Breakfasts in early October.  Nearly 80 individuals participated in the east and over 50 individuals in the west.  A vast number of resources were shared and personal connections made. For those of you who were unable to attend, here are some highlights and information […]

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Attention Parents of Young Children: Positive Solutions

Attention Parents of Young Children (Ages 0 to 6) Are you looking for new ways to respond to your child’s challenging behaviors? Do you need ideas on how to help your child to follow directions and household rules? Do you want to create a positive relationship with your child? If you answered “yes”, then the […]

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Taller en Serie: Soluciones Positivas

Atención Padres de Niños Pequeños (0-6 años) ¿Está buscando maneras nuevas de responder ante el comportamiento difícil de su hijo? ¿Necesita ideas par ayudar a su hijo a seguir instruciones y cumplir con reglas del hogar? ¿Quiere desarrollar una relación positiva con su hijo? Si su respuesta es “si”, entonces este taller en serie de […]

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Register for Kindergarten Readiness Workshop

Racine County UW-Extension’s Early Learning Series will be hosting a “Kindergarten Readiness” workshop for early care and education professionals. What makes a child “ready” for kindergarten? Is it knowing letters, numbers, colors, and shapes?  Is it the ability to get along with others and ask for help?  Join this informative workshop to learn what area […]

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