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Resources for supportive communication with children about gun violence and tragedies

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Our hearts go out to all those impacted by the tragic shooting in Dayton, OH. As early childhood professionals, we play a unique role in supporting children and families as they recover from and process gun violence and tragic events.   Early

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Columbus Chapter Supports Families

Posted on: August 3, 2019

The Columbus Chapter of Southwest Ohio AEYC hosted a free event for families: Back to School 2019: Fostering families off to a great start!  The event was held Saturday, July 27, from 10 AM - 4 PM at Eagle Rock Church.  This event

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Cincinnati Meet & Greet @ Littlefield

Posted on: July 31, 2019

Southwest Ohio AEYC was at The Littlefield in Cincinnati on Thursday, July 25, from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM.  This Meet & Greet Networking Event helped connect early childhood professionals in the Cincinnati area. Board members were present and

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2019 Annual Conference: Making a Difference in the Lives of Children

Posted on: April 21, 2019

On April 13, 2019, early childhood professionals from around southwest Ohio attended the 2019 Southwest Ohio AEYC Annual Conference: Making a Difference in the Lives of Children.  The conference featured keynote speaker Hedda Sharapan, friend,

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Dayton Mayor Proclaims Month of the Young Child

Posted on: March 30, 2019

The Month of the Young Child (MOYC) highlights the importance of families, early childhood professionals, and communities working together to support every child’s healthy development and early learning.  Dayton Chapter of Southwest Ohio AEYC

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SWOAEYC Supports Play Conference

Posted on: March 30, 2019

Southwest Ohio AEYC was happy to support the Cincinnati Museum Center’s Learning Through Play Conference.  The conference brings together a broad range of the region’s best childhood development experts for workshops to help parents

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SWOAEYC Supports Readiness Summit

Posted on: March 23, 2019

Southwest Ohio AEYC was happy to support the Learn to Earn Dayton 2019 Readiness Summit. From Learn to Earn Dayton: Each spring educators, community leaders, elected officials and representatives of social service organizations from across

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SWOAEYC Joins Equitable Access Coalition

Posted on: March 23, 2019

Southwest Ohio AEYC is proud to support the Ohio Early Childhood Equitable Access Coalition! Groundwork Ohio, the Ohio Child Care Resource and Referral Association (OCCRRA), Ohio Association of Child Care Providers (OACCP), Ohio Association for the Education

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SWOAEYC Participates in Public Policy Forum

Posted on: March 5, 2019

Southwest Ohio AEYC was proud to send representatives from Southwest Ohio to the 2019 Public Policy Forum in Washington, DC hosted by NAEYC.  The public policy forum was attended by SWOAEYC board members Gerry Weller and Isabella Frueh. From

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2019 Annual Conference Fast Approaching

Posted on: March 2, 2019

The Southwest Ohio AEYC 2019 Annual Conference will be held on Saturday, April 13! Register now!  Visit bit.ly/swoaeyc2019 "If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you

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Columbus Concert & Workshop Well Received

Posted on: February 2, 2019

The Columbus Chapter of Southwest Ohio AEYC sponsored a free family concert and workshop for early childhood professionals on Saturday, January 26, 2019! Held at Eagle Rock Church, the family concert featured David Kisor and was a free event for families and

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New Board Members Elected

Posted on: January 11, 2019

Four new board members were elected in the 2019 Southwest Ohio AEYC Election! VP Services - Erica Leggiero Erica Leggiero is the newest board member of Southwest Ohio AEYC, serving as the Vice President of Services. In this office, she will work

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