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  • ​ Looking for ways to tie in a little math each day as you plan your Week of the Young Child celebrations? Check out these math infused activities for educators and families, compiled by NAEYC's Early ...

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    Hello, I just joined and am hoping to find professionals working in the Mid-Hudson Valley area in Early Childhood Education. I work in Poughkeepsie, NY. ------------------------------ Sarah Seager Director ...

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  • We have always had wood mulch (ASTM certified) on our playground.  The previous director believed that it was the safest surface for the playground.  The problem is that we have to add more every few months ...

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    It's time, again, for our monthly meeting. We hope that you will be able to join us for our March Zoom Meeting, tonight, Wednesday the 29th, at 8:00pm EST. This month ... More
  • January Early Childhood Science Interest Forum Zoom Meeting

    It's time, again, for our monthly meeting. We hope that you will still be able to join us at our January Zoom Meeting, Wednesday the 25th, at 8:00pm EDT. This month we ... More

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Early Childhood Science Interest Forum

Join us! The Early Childhood Science Interest Forum (ECSIF) provides an opportunity for early childhood educators to network with others, learn about resources for boosting inquiry‐based science in early childhood and so much more!

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