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Derby Daycare Center was founded in 1972 in order to give working parents an affordable option for high quality childcare and early education. More than four decades later, it continues offer young children in the Valley with opportunities to grow and learn in a nurturing environment that puts a focus on play. …Continue
Added by The Community Foundation for GNH on April 18, 2019 at 3:40pm — No Comments
Last week, Ray and Barbara Dalio announced their $100 million donation to support education and economic development in Connecticut. It’s an impressive amount, almost impossible for our struggling state to reject.
But it comes with strings attached...…
Added by Lee Cruz on April 17, 2019 at 10:09am — No Comments
Youth Work-Site Coordinator for Edgewood Park Stewardship Program - Summer 2019
The Friends of Edgewood Park, New Haven, CT are looking for a coordinator to create and implement a five-week youth park stewardship work program in the park for summer 2019.
Work and Program Description:
The Site Coordinator will supervise three to five New Haven youth, ages 14 – 18, selected to…Continue
Added by Stephanie FitzGerald on April 16, 2019 at 5:34pm — No Comments
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We are on course to have an amazing summer at Schooner Camp for 2019!!
Join us for Long Island Sound exploration and sailing this summer. For ages 6-12, we have our popular one week Sound Explorer sailing program, but we also have a…Continue
Added by Cori Merchant on April 11, 2019 at 10:31am — No Comments
Board of Directors Membership
Multiple seats available
Nominations accepted through May 31,…Continue
Added by Steve Werlin on April 10, 2019 at 6:17am — No Comments
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Original letter published …
Added by Lee Cruz on April 7, 2019 at 11:00am — No Comments
LEAP is looking to hire a Development and Marketing Associate. Reporting to the Director of Development, the Development and Marketing Associate is responsible for the management of all development office systems and administrative functions, including LEAP's donor database, as well as communications and marketing via social media and press. Go to www.leapforkids.org/jobs to see the full job description. Please email your cover…Continue
Added by LEAP Inc on April 2, 2019 at 2:09pm — No Comments
The New Haven Free Public Library has two part-time job postings available on Idealist.org
Added by Martha Brogan on March 25, 2019 at 3:31pm — No Comments
WAKING UP. WORKING out. Riding the bus. Music is an ever-present companion for many of us, and its impact is undeniable. You know music makes you move and triggers emotional responses, but how and why? What changes when you play music, rather than simply listen? In the latest episode of Tech Effects, we tried to find out. Our first stop was USC's Brain & Creativity Institute, where I headed into the…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:03am — No Comments
Some people ask me why CHN keeps insisting that in order to heal, we, as people of African ancestry, must Defy the Lie of Black Inferiority and Embrace the Truth of Black Humanity.
“Can’t you find some softer language?” they ask.
Sure, we could. But...
Source - Community healing Network Blog:…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:22am — No Comments
Strategies to help upper elementary and middle school kids who have experienced trauma understand and control their emotions.
Source - Edutopia: https://www.edutopia.org/article/teaching-students-how-deal-stress
Added by Lee Cruz on March 25, 2019 at 10:47am — No Comments
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A new study shows that growing up in an affluent community brings “compounding privileges” and higher educational attainment—especially for white residents.,,
City Lab: …Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 19, 2019 at 2:14pm — No Comments
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The arts can be a source of joy in a child’s day, and also come in handy for memorizing times tables.…
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 6:00pm — No Comments
My parents lived good lives and expected to die good deaths. They exercised daily, ate plenty of fruits and vegetables, and kept, in their well-organized files, boilerplate advance health directives. But when he was 79, my beloved and seemingly vigorous father came up from his basement study, put on the kettle for tea, and had a devastating stroke. For the next 6½ years, my mother and I watched, heartbroken and largely helpless, as he descended into dementia, near-blindness and misery.…Continue
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 5:52pm — No Comments
When the president of the United States says “America first,” he is making his voters happy. I can understand that. But from a global perspective, this statement isn’t relevant. Everything is interconnected today...
Added by Lee Cruz on March 16, 2019 at 4:54pm — No Comments