Family Engagement in Preschool Talk

Alejandra Ros Pilarz, Ph.D. Assistant Professor | University of Wisconsin-Madison 2019 Mini-Grant Awardee Family engagement is considered a key component of preschool program quality, and early care and education teachers and programs are increasingly expected to engage families in their…

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Virtual Screening of No Small Matter: April 29-30

CRECE is sponsoring a virtual screening of No Small Matter! Any time on Wednesday, April 29 & Thursday, April 30th Email Erica for the link: eramberg@wisc.edu. No Small Matter is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated,…

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Announcing: Request for Proposals

Request for proposals for research projects related to Early Childhood Education CRECE is soliciting proposals for research projects focused on education, opportunities, and well being of children ages birth through 8 years. Fundable projects could address the sites that serve…

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Angela Pyle Podcast, Visit, & Resources

ANGELA PYLE CRECE welcomed its first consultant and speaker of the year in February 2020. Angela Pyle conducted a podcast, an academic talk, and a community talk. Angela Pyle is a former classroom teacher and current Assistant Professor at the…

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UW-Madison Researchers Receive $1.2M Grant to Examine Decline of Early Care and Education Providers

From: UW-Madison School of Education A team of researchers from UW-Madison secured a $1.2 million grant to partner with the State of Wisconsin to examine a significant decline in the number of regulated early care and education (ECE) providers operating over…

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Dr. Lorrie Shepard Talk – October 30

Hosted by the School of Education and its Departments of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Psychology with the support of the Sorenson endowment and CRECE Present: Dr. Lorrie Shepard Wednesday, October 30 4-5:00 pm Lecture, Wisconsin Idea Room, Education Building…

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Wisconsin Partnership Program Awards $1M to One City Schools and UW-Madison Education Research Team

Grant Funds Teacher Training, Documenting and Evaluating the Growing School Madison, WI . . . Over the next five years, a team of early childhood educators and university evaluators, funded by a $1 million community impact grant from the Wisconsin…

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What Helps Kids and Parents with Back to School Transitions?

CRECE’s Beth Graue answers this question and more on two television newscasts. CRECE’s Beth Graue, featured on local Madison Channels 15 and 3, discusses transitions to school with special attention to kindergarten. She says the transition is one for both…

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DATA and PIZZA Workshop for UW Graduate Students – Tues., Sept. 24, 3:00-4:00 PM

Led by:          Amy Claessens (Associate Director of CRECE) Where:         Room 253, Educational Sciences (WCER)                          1025 West Johnson Street Dr. Amy Claessens is an Associate Professor in Educational Policy Studies in the School…

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Dr. Mimi Engel Talk – September 20

CRECE and ITP Present: Dr. Mimi Engel Understanding Elementary School Absences in Chicago Friday, September 20 12:00 – 1:30pm 259 Educational Sciences 1025 West Johnson Street Dr. Mimi Engel is an Associate Professor in the School of Education at the…

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