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A dinner once a month that brings the community around the table for conversation and workshops on specific family questions. The village supper brings together the community and would rotate from various community centered spaces depending on the lo

A dinner once a month that brings the community around the table for conversation and workshops on specific family questions. The village supper brings together the community and would rotate from various community centered spaces depending on the lo

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This idea is meant to support the childcare worker (people who run their own daycare out of their home or folks who run a larger child care facility).    

It's focused on a few goals 1) to influence the perceptions around what it means to be a chi

This idea is meant to support the childcare worker (people who run their own daycare out of their home or folks who run a larger child care facility). It's focused on a few goals 1) to influence the perceptions around what it means to be a chi

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This is a build on Steve Bordonaro's post on Routines and Rituals.

The visual below highlights some of the learnings from two visits to different child care centers.  In the case of child care centers there is a tension between consistency that ch

This is a build on Steve Bordonaro's post on Routines and Rituals. The visual below highlights some of the learnings from two visits to different child care centers. In the case of child care centers there is a tension between consistency that ch

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Catherine commented on MyBoard: Meet Your Own Personal Board (Edited Feb 27th)

Hi Ekaterina,
Happy to give feedback regarding mentorship in higher ed. Regarding @katerushton mention. Feel free to reach out!
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Catherine commented on The Village Supper

Thanks for sharing this DiemTien!

Hi Dana! Middlebury Group here...

Here are some of our questions from your prototype!
Are there other hooks (other than money) that would support this program?
What are some of the existing resources that could be tied into this network?
How could this model be sustained?
What kind of accreditation exists that could incentivize Early Child care providers to participate in this?

Research:
We found from one of our surveys key activities that people would enjoy under the community activity part of your idea.
-family work days
-shared meals
-classroom parties / weekend playdates
-curriculum night