609. From All to Each and Every: Building State Systems that Support Children who are Culturally, Linguistically, and Individually Diverse

Date: Wednesday July 13, 2016
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: Grand Salon 24 (1st floor)
Speakers: Camille Catlett, Consultant
Brenda Kofahl, New Mexico Public Education Department
Kate Rogers, Vermont Agency of Education
Terri Tapia, University of New Mexico Center for Development and Disability
Kathy Whaley, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute

This session will share how two states are making strides toward the goal of equitable access to high quality early childhood programs for each young child. Presenters will share how they have 1) developed guiding principles to support both equity and quality and 2) incorporated an emphasis on children who are culturally, linguistically, and individually diverse in measurable QRIS criteria and professional development efforts. 

Resources: application/pdf icon609Handout.pdf