Provider Meetings

provider-slide5Early care and early education providers are invited to monthly professional development meetings held August through June. Participants receive 2 STARS hours as well as books, materials, activities, and the opportunity to network with other early learning professionals. Provider Meetings are generally held on the third Thursday of the month at the Richland High School library. Check the calendar for dates.


Writing in Kindergarten: Let’s Get Ready!

Provider Meeting August 18, 2016 – Writing is much more than marks on a page. To best capture their ideas, kids must be given  support and instruction  along the way.  A team of literacy coaches from RSD walked us through some activities kids experience in Kindergarten. For our  younger ones,…

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Exploring Art for Summer Fun

Presenters: Elementary Art Specialists Heidi Castilleja, White Bluffs Erika Cook, Jefferson Carmen Anderson, Orchard & White Bluffs Art plays an important role in the development of every child. It is instrumental in building motor skills, language development, problem solving, decision making, visual learning, inventiveness and creativity. As educators we have…

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