Author: Southwest Early Learning Regional Coalition

  By Lindsay Newcomer Coalition Coordinator Southwest Early Learning Regional Coalition   Home visiting professionals in our region said they need more support and training, so we responded with a Home Visitor Conference. On Nov. 14, we brought together home visitors throughout the region to network, as well as receive training on maternal mental health[…..]

  By Lindsay Newcomer Coalition Coordinator Southwest Early Learning Regional Coalition   For the Southwest coalition, work on WaKIDS – Washington Kindergarten Inventory of Developing Skills – has been one piece of the regional coalition work that has fell into place relatively seamlessly. Our region has been working on engaging school districts and early learning[…..]

  By Lindsay Newcomer Coalition Coordinator Southwest Early Learning Regional Coalition   From the diversity of our region of the state, we draw great strength. Our Early Learning Regional Coalition starts in south Pacific county on the west and includes Wahkiakum, Cowlitz, Clark, Skamania and Klickitat counties. From Long Beach to the west and Alderdale[…..]

  By Lindsay Newcomer Coalition Coordinator Southwest Regional Early Learning Coalition   Now that the school year is in full swing around Washington, we are reflecting on the work that we’re doing in southwestern Washington to engage early learning providers, kindergarten teachers and districts in a collaboration that supports our youngest learners. We have made[…..]