Register for "Conscious Pause: Self-Care In Stressful Times"!

These are unprecedented times.  We are grateful to all of the Early Learning Educators, Families, Helpers and CHILDREN who are doing their best to be resilient, optimistic and PRESENT.  Rob Levit, one of our Ready At Five Symposium Workshop Presenters, has developed an essential guide to help us learn how to take care of ourselves in this unique time - please join us on May 8, 2020 at 11am for this enriching workshop to share some much needed mindfulness during this time! Pre-Registration is Required! Once your registration is confirmed you will receive an email with instructions for joining the workshop. 
Registration is limited to 30 Participants - Register at:

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Join Us For Learning Parties Live on Facebook!

Don't miss the first Learning Party Live! with Educator Brigid Cook on Monday May 4th at 10am! 


Thanks For Helping Us Celebrate the Week of the Young Child - We Value YOU!

Thanks so much for celebrating the Week of the Young Child with us - we appreciate all of you who support our youngest learners! A big thank you to all of Maryland's dedicated child care providers, teachers and staff who are keeping the children and students of essential persons safe, healthy and learning!
And now to announce our winners of the great Kaplan Learning Company giveaways from the week: Thank you Kaplan!
Music Monday: MCCCRRC
Tasty Tuesday: Leslie Frei
Work Together Wednesday: Claudia Simmons
Artsy Thursday: MD Excels
Family Friday: Veronica Azari-Versaq

And the winner of a complimentary Ready At Five School Readiness Symposium Registration is the Dorchester Judy Center!


We Honor YOU on Family Friday in Celebration of the Week of the Young Child!

Happy Week of the Young Child!

To wrap up the week and in honor of Family Friday we would like to honor all of the families, child care providers and early educators and all of you who are doing what you can to keep our young learners healthy, safe and happy and learning in these unprecedented times. We are in awe of you and are here for you!

We will be giving away a complimentary School Readiness Symposium registration (date TBD) randomly to someone who has liked, commented or shared our posts this week. 

In addition, everyone who likes, shares, or comments on our posts this week will be entered into a drawing to win special gifts from our generous School Readiness Symposium sponsor Kaplan Early Learning Company - Family Friday's giveaway is a Family Stampers Gift Set - Thank you Kaplan!

All winners will be announced on Monday! Be safe and stay well!


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