Early Childhood Tribal Workgroup – Coming to Minocqua on May 11, 2017!

Early Childhood Tribal Workgroup

Systems Changing to Do What is Best for Our Children

May 11, 2017

The Pointe Hotel & Suites | Minocqua

Purpose

This early childhood tribal networking event will provide opportunities for facilitators, presenters, and participants to share information, resources, best practices, and model programs.

As part of this workgroup, participants will:

  • participate in future planning to promote awareness of early childhood care and education for children and families in our communities
  • develop cross sector early childhood collaborations within each tribal community
  • promote broader collaborative work among all of the tribal communities and between the tribal communities and the state departments

Participant Outcomes

As an expansion of the Early Childhood Tribal Workgroup meetings, participants and others will:

  • hear motivational stories about early childhood collaborations within/between communities
  • be provided with resources from state agencies

Schedule, Fees, and Registration There are no fees associated with attending this training, but pre-registration is REQUIRED. Please visit http://www.MyQuickReg.com to register.

Tentative Schedule

• 8:00 am – 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast (provided)

• 8:30 am – 12:00 pm Morning Workshop: Motivational Partnership Stories and Resource Sharing

• 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch (provided)

• 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Afternoon Workshop: Topical Presentations and Future Planning

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!! The next Early Childhood Tribal Workshop is tentatively scheduled for August 2017. For more information about this training or future trainings, visit http://www.thenetworkwi.com/upcomingevents.

Early Childcare Providers Wanted for UW-Madison Study

The Department of Educational Psychology is recruiting participants for an evaluation and quality improvement project conducted through the Waisman Center at UW-Madison on the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” campaign from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This project offers free materials and online training on developmental monitoring and family engagement to early childcare providers and will allow UWM to collect feedback through brief online surveys. For more information visit: http://www.actearly.wisc.edu/training.php

learn the signs act early