Early education

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Parent support groups build strong relationships

The support and assistance that agencies and organizations provide for parents may be the first and real opportunity they have had to put plans in action to change and improve their lives Read full story

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Early Learning City: Siblings

Older brothers and sisters can be vital in the early childhood brain development of their siblings. Read full story

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Finding the right model to prepare children for kindergarten

It's critically important to find the right model to help parents and caregivers develop and use the best tools to help their children reach their developmental milestones and be ready for kindergarten. Read full story

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Helping parents bridge the early learning gap

A new venture for the Studer Community Institute is to promote parental engagement and help parents bridge the early learning gap to improve kindergarten readiness. Read full story

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Early Learning City: Healthcare

Steps the healthcare community can take to give parents on the critical importance of exposure to language from ages 0 to 4. Read full story

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Early Learning City: Resources

In this ad, SCI looks at the existing resources that can help build Pensacola into an Early Learning City. Read full story

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Early Learning City: Architecture and the environment

Children learn from what they see around them. If that environment is colorful, filled with words and encourages them to explore using all of their senses, their brains will build strong connections and thrive. Read full story

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Chewing on the childcare affordability challenge

Crunch the numbers and you'll find what working parents know all too well. The cost of childcare — and the challenge of raising quality of that care — is where the rubber meets the road for many families. Read full story

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Early Learning City: Roadmap

America's first Early Learning City may still be a vision, but here is the path we think can help lead us there. Read full story

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Pensacola Lighthouse is shining a light on early education

The Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum has plans to make the visit for younger children of family and tourists a more engaging experience by focusing on and enhancing early education. Read full story

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SCI’s Roadmap to an Early Learning City

The Studer Community Institute is starting a series that highlights the importance of early education and the impact it has on our children and our community. Read full story

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Shannon’s Window: Building on Be the Bulb

The Be the Bulb contest was a great step in Pensacola's journey toward becoming an Early Learning City. Read full story