Capacity Building

Supporting Sustainability

A special partnership with First Children’s Finance offers Indiana programs sustainability skills

As we increase Indiana’s total number of high-quality seats, we must ensure that those seats will be around for years to come. A partnership with First Children’s Finance will allow Indiana program directors and administrators to gain new business management knowledge. Adding financial, fundraising, marketing and media skills to the toolkit of early education professionals provides greater stability for families and more opportunities for effective programs to flourish.

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Rough-and-Tumble Play

Benefits & Supports in Preschool and Pre-K   Imagine two children wrestling. Each child is trying to stay upright and to destabilize the other by using their hands to grab the other person’s waist or ankles. Is your first instinct to separate them? What if we told you that those kids were playfully engaging in…

New Grant Opportunity: Capacity Building Grant

Are you a Pre-K provider or looking to advance to a PTQ rating Level 3 or Level 4? Apply to this grant opportunity by Friday, June 7, 2019 at 5 p.m. EDT.   The Indiana FSSA Office of Early Childhood and Out-of-School Learning announced a new funding opportunity for providers in 56 Indiana counties. The third round of…