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Enhance Hamilton County Foundation awarded Your Own United Resources grant funds during their annual Grant Awards ceremony Tuesday, March 14th.  Y.O.U.R., Inc. received $650 to assist in the purchase of a Hatch computer to be used by students in the Webster City classroom.  The Hatch computer comes pre-loaded with age appropriate educational software.  This software is directly tied to the […]
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Recruitment for the 2017-2018 Head Start Preschool is in full swing!  Application are available at the Head Start main office at 214 S. 13th Street, Fort Dodge and also available at the outer site classrooms in Dakota City, 401 Main Street and Webster City, 1317 Beach Street.  You may also call 515-573-2453, ext. 205 to have an application mailed to […]
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Click the link below to view the information flyer: Parent Cafe HHW Combo Flyer Available Dates and Classes available: March 23rd – Taking Care of Yourself April 27th – Building Strong Relationships with Your Children May 25th – Staying Positive for You & your Kids June 22nd – Parenting Together   Dinner is provided! Registration is limited so call to […]
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Click the link below to view the information flyer: Parent Cafe CPW Combo Flyer Dates and Available Classes: March 2nd – Taking Care of Yourself April 6th – Building Strong Relationships with Your Children May 4th – Staying Positive for You & Your Kids June 1st – Parenting Together   Dinner is provided! Registration is limited so call to RSVP […]
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Parent/Child Activities are good ways for parents to show children parent involvement and support.  During Parent/Child Activities children participate in activities that show their skills in areas such as literacy and mathematics.  These activities vary from teacher to classroom and may often have a theme depending on the lesson plan for the week.  Effective parent engagement is one of Head […]
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Early Head Start’s Family Services Manager, Kim Caldwell, has been awarded second place in Child Plus’ 2016 Outstanding Community Service Award competition.  This nationwide award honors a staff member of Head Start “who has gone above and beyond the call of duty.”  Caldwell was nominated by her EHS staff for her dedication to the growth and success of each child […]
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The school bells are ringing and students are headed back to Head Start.  Children and families attended open house at Head Start this week to meet teachers and explore the classrooms.  The first years of a child’s life lay the foundation for all the learning that follows.  Learning through play is the Head Start way!  Daniel and Jonah have already […]
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Welcome David Brighton who was hired by the Y.O.U.R., Inc. Board of Directors. He has been hired to replace the current Director, Bonnie Calvert, whose resignation will be effective October 31, 2016. David began his career as an elementary/ middle school teacher as well as a varsity golf and basketball coach. He spent 18 years in the classroom before entering […]
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