StoryWalk®

Alamosa Public Library and the Early Childhood Council of the SLV would like to invite all parents, teachers, and caregivers to come and check out the new story at the StoryWalk® along with their children. The Early Childhood Council took on the project for the new...

ECCSLV Newsletter May 17, 2019

Working in Early Childhood Education Welcome from the Executive Director Dear Community Supporter: On Saturday, May 18, Head Start will turn 54 years old! This year is particularly special because it is also the 25th birthday of Early Head Start-which was authorized...

ECCSLV Newsletter April 25, 2019

Working in Early Childhood Education Welcome from the Executive Director Dear Community Supporter: This past week we shared an article (included below) titled, “Is Online Early-Childhood Education the Next Big Thing?” As early childhood advocates, for...

Promoting Social, Emotional and Behavioral Health

Social, emotional and behavioral health begins at birth and lays a foundation for children to: Manage Emotions Have Positive Relationships Resolve Conflicts Peacefully Take Care of Others What is Social-Emotional Development The process of learning these social and...

The Case for Science-Based Innovation in Early Childhood

Center Director Jack P. Shonkoff, M.D., describes the mission of the Center on the Developing Child and its vision for using science to innovate in the early childhood field and fundamentally change the lives of children facing adversity. For more information about...