Abington Early Education Program/Pre-K
Grades: Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten
SelfHelp Inc. offers coordinated family and community engagement opportunities. The mission is to strengthen families and children with services in these five areas: parental resilience; social connections; concrete support in times of need; knowledge of parenting, and child development; and social and emotional competence of children. https://selfhelpinc.org/program-services/family-community/
TEAL PUMPKIN PROJECT
The Teal Pumpkin Project encourages people to raise awareness of food allergies and promotes inclusion of all trick-or-treaters throughout the Halloween season. Teal Pumpkin Project...
ONE TOUGH JOB
In 2006, the Children’s Trust created onetoughjob.org to provide parents with the
most current and reliable parenting information. This site offers a one-of-a-kind source finder connecting parents with resources in their communities, and more ways for parents to connect with each other, including discussion forums and blog posts.
DEPARTMENT OF EARLY EDUCATION
The Department of Early Education website (http://www.mass.gov/edu/government/departments-and-boards/department-of-early-education-and-care/) provides information regarding programs and services within early childhood, including licensing information, laws/regulations/ policies, and parent engagement/family support tabs. It also offers links regarding key initiatives within early childhood education and information about special education.
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) - In November of 2012 the Abington Integrated Preschool Program earned a five-year term of NAEYC accreditation. The Abington Early Education Program is currently in the reaccreditation process.
Early Childhood Science Activities for Home
Great Job Postcards
Summer Activities to Foster Literacy Skills
Summer Math Activities