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Wendy Wayne Scholarship Released

The Early Childhood Council of Kern is pleased to release the 22nd annual Wendy Wayne Scholarship application. Please see the instruction letter and application below and note the submission deadline of Friday, April 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. One $500 scholarship will be awarded. WW Scholarship 2019 Letter WW Scholarship 2019

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2-6-19 Council Agenda

Please join us for the February 6, 2019 Early Childhood Council of Kern meeting.  Click on the agenda below for all of the details. 2-6-19 LPC Agenda

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Infant Toddler Seminar Registration Open

Registration is now open for the Kern County Infant Toddler Seminar to take place on Saturday, March 9th at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 4500 Buena Vista Road in Bakersfield.  Click on the links below for all of the details. 2019 IT Registration Brochure 2019 Registration Form

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Early Care and Education Retention Project Applications Released

The 2019 Early Care and Education Retention Project (AB 212) applications are in the mail!  You can also download one here:Year 18 Application Packet These stipend are available to classroom staff working directly with children in State-funded child development centers. Please see the application for all eligibility information.

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Council Annual Report Released

The Early Childhood Council of Kern is pleased to release the 2017-2018 Annual Report. Please click on the link to learn about all of the activities of the Council during this past year. 2017-18 Annual Report

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2017 Center Survey Report Released

The Early Childhood Council of Kern is pleased to share the 2017 Kern County Center Survey with all of you.  This document contains local data on the early childhood field including educational levels, salaries, benefits and longevity. 2017 Center Survey This report will be permanently placed on the Reports page of this website.

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Mom on Phone #PUTDOWNTHEPHONE

#PUTDOWNTHEPHONE

Are you talking to your child? #PUTDOWNTHEPHONE The Early Childhood Council of Kern County’s goal is to help people understand the importance of talking to children. We know that 0-5 year olds are more successful in school when parents regularly talk to them! According to an American Academy of Pediatrics Study: • 73% of parents […]

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