Posts Tagged ‘work’

Last Chance! Help Make ‘Dads Take Your Child to School Day’ a Statewide Initiative!

Monday, May 19th, 2014

In our continued effort to engage the entire family in the success of their child’s education, the Office of School Linked Services is working to promote the event, Dads Take Your Child to School Day as a statewide initiative in September.

In order to help those that work with and/or care for children in Head Start Programs through grade 12 learn about this event, we are hosting an informational webinar on Monday May 19th in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Region II.

Please join us to learn more and spread the word by sharing the attached flyer to all that may be interested.

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The Department of Children and Families proudly supports Dad’s Take Your Child to School Day on September 16, 2014. It is our mission to partner with communities to engage and promote healthy father involvement in the lives of their children and families.

The Office of School Linked Services in collaboration with the Administration for Children and Families will be presenting a webinar to kick-off the reparation and planning of Dad’s Take Your Child to School Day 2014. Please be sure to register for the webinar at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WXCNZ2S

When: Today, May 19, 2014

Time: 2pm – 3pm

Facilitators:

April G. Scott & Jonathan Sims
Family & Community Partnerships
Office of School Linked Services

Barbara Andrews
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,
Administration for Children and Families, Region II

Click here to view the flyer!

Why Do the People Raising Our Children Earn Poverty Wages?

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Nancy Jimenez works long hours at her in-home childcare business, but she, like many other New Jersey childcare providers, are given meager subsidies from the state in return. Why are our publicly subsidized childcare workers not given the respect and compensation their task deserves?

This video and accompanied article was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute and was generously supported by the Ms. Foundation for Women Fellowship.

Read the full story by E. Tammy Kim at: http://thenat.in/13wpkNa