Monthly Archives: November 2017

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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