Archive — Month: August 2019


Published: August 27th, 2019

ECE Unit Asks for Input on Assessment Tool

The contract for the current state tool for on-going progress monitoring is coming to a close (contract with Teaching Strategies Gold). The ADE will conduct focus groups, a webinar, and a survey to gather feedback regarding current on-going progress monitoring activities. This information will support the development of the scope of work to be included [Read more…]

Published: August 23rd, 2019

Professional Development Calendar FY19-20

The ECE Professional Development Calendar for FY19-20 is now available! The calendar includes dates, locations, and EMS links for PD training from Aug 2019 – June 2020. Please click on the link below to select your region and view the training schedule.

Published: August 19th, 2019

FTF Early Childhood Summit 2019 (August 26-27)

First Things First (FTF) Early Childhood Conference is coming up in just two weeks! The conference will be held at the Phoenix Convention Center from Aug 26-27. Please click here to register and for more information.

Published: August 19th, 2019

Developing Trauma-Informed Schools

NCTSN August 2019 Spotlight  The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) has several tools to help administrators, teachers, and staff reduce the effects of trauma on children by providing resources to recognize, respond to, and accommodate traumatized students within the classroom. Highlighted Articles: Creating, Supporting, and Sustaining Trauma-Informed Schools: A System Framework Addressing Race and [Read more…]