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

September 23rd, 2017 - Adams County Assembly Room What is Go NAP SACC?

Go Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) is designed to promote healthy child development by supporting healthy eating and physical activity for the children in your care.

With school starting any day now and our schedule planners filling up by the minute; it's an important time to ask yourself: "Is my family ready to go back to school?"

Nebraska Extension - Learning Child Specialist, Lorene Bartos has an excellent blog with some strategies for families to get back into the school groove.

Are you the director of a child care center? Please make plans to attend The Business of Child Care: Child Care Management Training presented by Leslie Crandall, M.S. and Lynn DeVries, M.S. - Nebraska Extension Educators. This training must be completed by May 2018 if you were licensed prior to May 20, 2013!

At times all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child was really asking from you. The Circle of Security® Parenting™ program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.

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