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Staying Connected
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Staying Connected

Staying Connected How can we be together during these times of social distancing? Like the rest of the world, the Carrollton Early Childhood PTA completely stalled in March 2020. The night before our regularly scheduled monthly meeting, the city of Dallas started reporting potential cases and a potential shut down. It was very quickly decided…

School in the time of COVID-19
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School in the time of COVID-19

My son Ari loves school. Like most 4-year-olds, his favorite thing about school is friends. He is social, full of random facts, has a great memory, and an inquisitive mind, full of wonder, imagination and questions. So many questions! It’s 2019, like everyone else, we were having a great year with our beautiful routine and…

Meet Jenn

Meet Jenn

Say hello to Jenn our Blue Playgroup Coordinator. Jenn’s blue playgroup are children born from September 2017 – August 2018. These little tots are 2-3 year olds. If you’re wondering how Jenn is coordinating her playgroup and missed her article in our recent magazine, here is a snippet. “We are getting creative in how we…

Pre-K from Home
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Pre-K from Home

As many of us determine what is best for each of our families the CECPTA Education Team brought in Susan Walker to educate us on how to homeschool our Pre-K aged children. She offered valuable advice and resources that I will share & after I will detail how I plan to implement her advice. Advice…

Meet Geraldine, Purple Playgroup Coordinator

Meet Geraldine, Purple Playgroup Coordinator

Meet our Purple Group Coordinator, Geraldine Pousada. What is a Playgroup and a Playgroup Coordinator? Geraldine’s purple playgroup are children born from, September 2016 – August 2017. Most often called PreK-3, if they were in preschool. The Playgroup Coordinator’s key role is to help plan and facilitate playdates. They also connect with families and communicate…

Introducing and Teaching Diversity to Our Children
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Introducing and Teaching Diversity to Our Children

Diversity is understanding that everyone is unique in their own way. It is important for us as parents to begin teaching our children to respect and recognize that everyone is alike, but also different. How can we introduce diversity to our children at such a young age? By providing them with real life experiences, reading…