Positive Solutions for Families Workshop

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Sponsored by UW-Oshkosh Head Start, Bridges Child Enrichment Center, and AASD Birth-Five Outreach  

When: Tuesdays, Nov 12, 20, 27 and Dec 4, 11, 20 

Time: 8:30-10:30 am  

Location: Community Early Learning Center, 313 S. State St. Appleton

Trauma Courses for After School Providers

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Sponsored by the Wisconsin After School Network and Marshfield Clinic Health System   

This 15 hour course is designed to provide advanced level training experience to help program staff understand the impact of Adverse Child Experiences on children in afterschool care.   


Registration fee: $35.00 (includes lunch)   

Appleton session: 

December 7th and 14th, 2018 9:00am-1:00pm

Location: Appleton YMCA 218 E. Lawrence St.  

Deadline to register: Nov 30, 2018   

click here for registration link 

Join CARE Association for a Tier 1 Training

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Join CARE Association for a Tier 1 Training

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm- 8:30 pm
Cost: $5.00 (CARE Members Free)
Location: Appleton Public Library
To register, email Stephanie Winkel with registration form: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
Books and Cooks: Connecting Literacy and Cooking Skills in Early Childhood

Screen Sense: All the Need to Know Research on Screens for Children Under Five.   

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In this webinar, hear all about the latest research on young children and screens. Get answers to whether—and how—young children learn from screen experiences, and what parents and educators can do to minimize the downsides of screen use.

Date: Thursday Oct 25th, 1:00 PM central      

Cost: Free to public, but $25.00 fee to earn registry credits   

More information and registration at ZERO TO THREE here:

Scullen Leadership Award

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Congratulations to our CCR&R Executive Director, Judy Olson, on her recognition as the 2018 Scullen Leadership Award winner, granted by the Appleton Education Foundation. Read more about the award in the Appleton Post Crescent HERE

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