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How to find Local Child Care Options

Wondering where to find information on local child care options? Check out Child Care Resource & Referral @ https://iowaccrr.org Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) is a program to support quality child care throughout the state of Iowa. CCR&R is available … Continue reading

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Benefits of Bilingualism

Some families avoid speaking their native language at home for fear of confusing their children by presenting two languages at once. Actually, learning to be bilingual improves children’s concentration – and that enhanced focus offers lifelong advantages. To learn more, … Continue reading

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Resources for Limited English Proficiency (LEP)Families     

 Linn County Early Childhood Iowa has developed a resource guide for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Families. Please see attached guide: Limited English Proficiency Resource Guide

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Gov. Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Gregg announce new statewide childhood health campaign

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg announced a new statewide childhood health campaign called “5210 – Healthy Choices Count” on Tuesday, 10/31/17. The campaign is a public-private partnership with the Healthiest State Initiative and the Iowa Department of … Continue reading

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Local Early Childhood Board Seeks New Members

The Linn County Early Childhood Iowa Board invites community members and elected officials to be an active partner in early childhood system building by serving as a Board member. The primary role of the local Board is to award state … Continue reading

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