Early Childhood Education Archives — United Way Salt Lake
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Utah Govenor signs HB477 into law, expanding funding and access to full-day kindergarten

On May 3, we proudly celebrated the ceremonial signing of HB477 Full-Day Kindergarten Amendments. This groundbreaking bill gives Utah families the freedom to choose the kindergarten education that best fits […]

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United Way of Salt Lake Awards 4 Grants to Early Education Partners

Programs report on how they’ve reimagined preschool after a year of receiving the Reimagine Early Education grant   United Way of Salt Lake and Promise Partnership Utah are supporting community […]

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Week 5 15-30-60 distance learning resources
Week 5: 15-30-60 Distance Learning for Early Learners

It can be hard to keep young children occupied during the summer, and even harder to engage them in educational activities. This week’s 15-30-60 post has a variety of materials, […]

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Job coaching for Davis Teachers Leads To Higher Achievement for Students

Kindergartens in Davis School District achieved 4X the growth of their statewide peers after the teachers received job coaching   There was an underlying concern on the professional learning team […]

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Scary Stats that United Way of Salt Lake is Working Hard to Change

At United Way of Salt Lake, there are few things that scare us more than kids not reaching their full potential because of barriers holding them back. We believe that […]

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Help UWSL’s Kearns Community Schools Spread the Word About Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration

Kelly Schmidt, Content Manager at United Way of Salt Lake Being ready to learn in kindergarten is a game changer for kids. When they are kindergarten ready, students are more […]

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United Way of Salt Lake: Helping Parents Gauge A Child’s Development

Children start learning long before their first day of kindergarten. From the time they are born, children are learning from their parents, family members, and other loved ones. “Parents are […]

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How parents can gauge their child’s development

By Kelly Schmidt, content manager for United Way of Salt Lake Children start learning long before their first day of kindergarten. From the time they are born, children are learning […]

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