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Together We Will: Use a Framework for Social Emotional Success For 21 years, the Together We Will annual conference has provided new information and insights on working with children ages birth to 5, especially those with developmental delays. Check out the event website for detailed information about our presenters and breakout sessions.  
Cultural Competence: What Early Education Providers Need to Know to Serve All Children This session to be held April 8, 2015 is designed for early childhood professionals to gain the knowledge and skills to implement culturally relevant pedagogy (CPR) and explore the role and impact of race on all children. Register Online now!
Thoughtful Response to Agitation, Escalation, and Meltdowns of Young Children with ASD This half-day workshop on April 21, 2015 will facilitate understanding of young children with ASD and use that understanding to guide proactive, and if necessary, reactive responses to escalating agitation. Register Online now!
The Best Beginnings Possible SERC Early Childhood Resource Center and Initiative's mission is to provide professional learning opportunities and a wide range of innovative resources to strengthen the quality of professionalism of Connecticut's early childhood educators, child care agencies, schools and communities that work with young children and families to achieve positive outcomes.  

Welcome to the Early Childhood Resource Center Initiative of SERC

abcWe are proud to offer web based as well as job embedded resources and professional development for teachers, administrators, and community agencies serving children ages birth through eight.

In addition to providing a variety of state-wide training opportunities, SERC's Early Childhood Education Initiative offers customized, job-embedded technical assistance to early childhood programs and kindergarten classrooms. Consultants can deliver in-depth, on-site support tailored to fit program needs. Check out our Technical Assistance Offerings.

For professional development opportunities, event updates and cancellations please visit our Calendar page.

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