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    You may have received emails yesterday from one or more organizations as part of Giving Tuesday, one of which was probably DEC.  I was making an Amazon Smile order yesterday.  DEC is the charity that a percentage of my order amount helps support.  A quick ...

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    Dear Colleagues:   Based on initial feedback from experts in the field, the  Early Childhood Educators '   Perspectives on Inclusive Education   survey   has been   revised. Hence, we are now asking for a second round of feedback from ...

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    Hooray!! Kudos!! Ann M. Mickelson, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor Department of Special Education and Child Development UNC Charlotte | Cato College of Education 9201 University City Blvd. | Charlotte, NC ...

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    Thanks for sharing this Vicki! Sounds like a great event that will be helpful to many trying to navigate these issues right now :) ------------------------------ Johanna Higgins, PhD Early Childhood Special Education Program Coordinator Assistant Professor ...

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    Thanks for sharing this opportunity Sarah! I've passed along the opportunity to my graduate students (most are EI/ECSE providers) so I hope you see some of them there! ~Johanna ------------------------------ Johanna Higgins, PhD Early Childhood Special ...

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    Hello, Another resource of interest:   Early Care and Education ------------------------------ Patricia Blasco Western Oregon University Monmouth OR (503) 838-8783 ------------------------------

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    Here are two videos on on ECTA's "Provider and Educator Use of Technology" page that have some nice illustrations and descriptions; https://ectacenter.org/topics/disaster/ti-service.asp#bigwalnut https://ectacenter.org/topics/disaster/ti-service.asp#tarver ...

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    Hi Che'te:  That CSEFEL resource has changed. The best place to get their up to date resources and information is at the National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations. Here is the direct link.  https://challengingbehavior.cbcs.usf.edu/ Beth ------------------------------ ...

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    Early Intervention Colleagues,  For those interested in working with infants, toddlers, and young children you should check out the Georgetown University Certificate in Early Intervention program.  A 9-month hybrid program that focuses on the knowledge ...

  • Posted in: DEC Community

    Early Intervention Colleagues,  For those interested in working with infants, toddlers, and young children you should check out the Georgetown University Certificate in Early Intervention program.  A 9-month hybrid program that focuses on the knowledge ...

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