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The Power of Kindergarten

The Office of Early Learning and School Readiness is excited to provide this professional development opportunity through Colorado’s Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Fund. There will be no registration costs to districts for staff to attend the workshops. The 2 day workshops will be presented by Sue Kempton; Colorado educator, author, keynote speaker and consultant. The workshops will focus on using children’s natural curiosity and various classroom tools to build schema across contents. Additionally, attendees will explore ways to develop classroom environments and experiences that are rich in oral language and vocabulary. For more information please view the Save the Date: The Power of Kindergarten (PDF)

Registration is open! Click here to register. Please contact Shannon Montalbano with questions at montalbano_s@cde.state.co.us 

 

Kindergarten School Readiness Data Reporting Webinar

An informational webinar will be hosted on Wednesday, March 15th at 2:00 PM to support school district's prepare for the implementation of school readiness data reporting for the SY 2017-18. The webinar will include an overview of the school readiness data reporting requirements and time for participants to ask questions. 

You do not need to register to attend. To participate, simply use the following link to join us at the time of the virtual meeting: https://enetlearning.adobeconnect.com/schoolreadiness/. A recording of the webinar will be posted on the school readiness web page.

 

School Readiness Virtual Office Hours

The Kindergarten School Readiness Team will continue to host virtual office hours in the spring. Dates and topics will be announced in the coming months.

 

School Readiness Summer Training

Summer learning and professional development opportunities are being planed for June!  Please check back in the coming months for more information on locations and dates. We also would like to remind you that the School Readiness team can support your school/district's with school readiness in many ways.  Please contact the School Readiness team for more information.  

 

 

 

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