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Introducing our new Director of Quality Assessment http://ow.ly/NWkn304g4P3
Introducing our new Director of Quality Assessment. We're excited to announce that Dr. Marie Masterson has joined our team as the Director of Quality Assessment. In this role, Marie is responsible for managing the McCormick Center's contracts with the Illinois State Board of Education and the ...
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New Initiative Coming in 2017
Coming in 2017: New Leadership Clearing House Aimed at Closing the ECE Leadership Gap. When Transforming the Workforce for Children from Birth through Age 8 was published last year, we all heard the call to increase the knowledge and competency of early childhood program leaders in all sectors ...
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2016-2017 Food Program Reimbursement Rates Announced via Tom Copeland http://ow.ly/1n7H302XEuz
Here are the 2016-2017 Child and Adult Food Program reimbursement rates for family child care providers. These rates will be in effect from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017. For the first time in my memory, the rates overall... Read More ›
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Video Policy [M]atters Episode 5
How and why the field has arrived at the topic of “professionalization.”
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Policy [M]atters: Episode 5. Professionalizing the Early Childhood Education Field: What Does it Mean and Why Does it Matter? In episode 5 of Policy [M]atters, author Stacie Goffin offers context on how and why the field has arrived at the topic of “professionalization.
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Is Your Parent Engagement Authentic or Compliant? http://ow.ly/bIOP301fEDC via Education Week
Communication between schools and parents can sometimes be very one-sided, which makes it more compliant engagement than authentic. There are at least 5 things to think about when it comes to parental engagement to make it mo...
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Research request: Participate by completing and sharing this survey http://ow.ly/w3mQ300XXai
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[Video] Program Administration Scale Overview - Via Better Beginnings http://ow.ly/A8GO303WAv7
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Join us in welcoming our newest TCC cohort. They are here for to learn from us and each other. #wholeleader
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Latest MCECL guest blog post. The Importance of Positive Emotional Leadership in ECE: An Online Research Study http://ow.ly/a9zP302Hyq8
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Attending the QRIS National Meeting? Don't miss presentations by McCormick Center Staff. Click the link: http://ow.ly/N4Kt302aOlb
Wednesday, July 13 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.. Grand Salon 22 (1st floor) Supporting Effective Teaching and Learning: The Lead Learn Excel Process Instructional leadership and job-embedded professional development are proven drivers for achieving instructional excellence in the classroom.
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4 Key Questions to Ask Before Having a Hard Conversation http://ow.ly/caAi301dod3 #LCNC16 #wholeleadership
4 Key Questions to Ask Before Having a Hard Conversation. Jennifer Abrams' Leadership Connections 2016 keynote struck a chord. Everyone, it seemed, connected to her message on hard conversations. That praise has been echoed throughout attendee feedback via the post-conference survey.
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NAEYC Institute: Explore with us on Tuesday #NAEYCinst
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The McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership is dedicated to enhancing the management skills, professional orientation, and leadership capacity of early childhood administrators. The activities of the Center encompass four areas: training and technical assistance, program evaluation, research, and public awareness. Read more about why leadership matters in early childhood education »
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