Join the 2024-2025 Early School Success Academy!

Children’s Institute works passionately for a brighter future based on a foundation of love and care for every child and family, so that all of Oregon’s children, prenatal to grade 5, have access to opportunity.

Registration is open for the 2024-2025 Early School Success Academy!

Our Early School Success Academy is team-based learning experience for educators working to strengthen early learning in their communities, preschool to third grade. District or school teams participate in four virtual sessions between October and March and five coaching sessions scheduled at their convenience.

Why participate? You’ll join a network of educators across Oregon working to strengthen early learning in their school communities. You’ll also get access to rich content, expert thought partnership, coaching, resources, and a membership to our exclusive change library.

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What’s the best kept secret about the ESS Academy? It’s an inspiring blend of learning and fun! Imagine learning together, tackling challenges as a team, and forming connections that last long after the Academy ends. The connections you establish here will be your steadfast support for years to come! Don’t miss this opportunity to transform early education for Oregon’s youngest learners. Join our Early School Success Academy and be part of a movement shaping the future of education.

🌟 Register today! Spots are limited. 🌟

To learn more and register, reach out to our professional learning specialist -Shawnte Hines, at shawnte@childinst.org!
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Don’t miss this opportunity to transform early education for Oregon’s youngest learners. Join our Early School Success Academy and be part of a movement shaping the future of education.

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To learn more and register, reach out to our professional learning specialist -Shawnte Hines, at shawnte@childinst.org!

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