The Learning Child

 

As caring adults in young children’s lives we play a major role in setting the stage for lifelong learning, discovery and success. Nebraska Extension is committed to providing research-based strategies to help you support the holistic development of the young child in your care.

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The Learning Child

We are so excited to offer this Fit and Healthy Kids Free web class for childcare providers. The March 5, 2018 class (7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CST) is Blocks BUILDing Math Talk in Early Childhood Setting - Engaging in block play provides a vast array of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematical (STEM) concepts. This workshop will focus on STEM concepts that can be addressed through block play experiences and specifically emphasize strategies to enhance and increase potential for mathematical talk. Participants will . . .
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We have a wonderful opportunity to collect information from working pregnant women living in rural Nebraska and need your help. We want to hear these women’s ideas about infant care as well as their plans after their baby is born! We are looking for expectant working women (in their third trimester or close to that) living in Nebraska. We plan to meet with them for a total of three times over the duration of one year, and, after each visit, compensation is provided for their time. Additional information about the study is provided in the flyer.