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  • A Snapshot of Early Childhood Quality Coaching

    Mar 19, 2021

    by Jennifer Garcia, Early Childhood Quality Coach

    Hi! I’m Jennifer, and I am an Early Childhood Quality Coach at Denver’s Early Childhood Council. We receive funding from and partner with the… More

  • Dirt is Fun

    Mar 4, 2021

    by Heather Fox, Director of Outreach, Dimensions Educational Research Foundation

    The other day I watched several diligent toddlers engaged in play in a Nature Explore Classroom. They used… More

  • Vaccine Interest Surveys

    Feb 25, 2021

    by Maureen Reid, Director of Quality Initiatives

    Are you a licensed child care provider in Denver looking to connect with a vaccine clinic? You may already know that Colorado is… More

  • Building Relationships Across Home Visitation Programs

    Dec 1, 2020

    by Kelly Stainback-Tracy, Perinatal-Infant Mental Health Program Specialist, Maternal and Child Health Program – Denver Public Health and Crystal Muñoz, Executive Director – Roots Family… More

  • Become a Trainer with Denver’s Early Childhood Council

    Nov 2, 2020

    by Melissa Maldonado, Career Pathways Manager

    Denver’s Early Childhood Council has delivered high quality trainings to the Denver early childhood education (ECE) community for many years.… More

  • New Report Highlights History and Impact of Early Childhood Councils

    Sep 14, 2020

    A new statewide report brings the systems-building work of Early Childhood Councils to life.

    The history, work and impact of Colorado’s Early Childhood Councils is not well understood… More

  • Health & Safety Guidance for Parents

    Jul 8, 2020

    by Cami Harris, Senior Communications Manager

    It’s on every parent’s mind who is thinking about sending their child back to child care. Is it safe for my child? Is it safe for my family?… More

  • Black Lives Matter

    Jun 5, 2020

    by the staff at Denver’s Early Childhood Council

    Like many people around the world who have seen the video footage of the white police officer forcibly pressing his knee into the neck of… More

  • A Note of Appreciation for the Challenges Child Care Providers Face

    May 8, 2020

    by Dora Esparza, Business Leadership Specialist

    Over the last few weeks, child care providers have grappled with whether to stay open or close their programs. Denver’s Early Childhood… More

  • Should our Child Care Center Re-open?

    May 6, 2020

    by Denver’s Early Childhood Council and LAUNCH Together Southwest Denver staff

    First, we hope this message finds you healthy and safe. We are here for you despite changes to our service… More