School Readiness Advisory Committee

The purpose of the School Readiness Advisory Committee is to work collaboratively with community agencies and families to ensure that children and families are provided with information and tools to successfully enter school; that schools are prepared for children and families; and community resources are aligned to support children, families and schools.

If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Gloria Sabourin (gsabouri@vps.msu.edu) or Jamie Yeomans (jyeomans@inghamisd.org).

HELPFUL RESOURCES

Kindergarten Readiness Packet
The Kindergarten Readiness Packet contains a variety of information related to preparing children for success in kindergarten, including what children will be learning in kindergarten, and fun things that you can do together to develop and support children’s skills! The Packet is available to download (as a PDF) in the following languages:

The Ingham Early Learning Calendar was developed in order to give parents some information and guidance on how they can help children in learning and be prepared to succeed in kindergarten. The calendar contains a variety of information related to preparing children for success in kindergarten, what children will be learning in kindergarten and fun things parents can do together from birth to develop and support children’s skills!

MEETING NOTES

FY17 (October 2016 – September 2017)
Notes from September 28, 2017 Meeting
Notes from May 17, 2017 Meeting
Notes from February 23, 2017 Meeting
Notes from November 3, 2016 Meeting

ARCHIVED MEETING NOTES

FY16 (October 2015 – September 2016)
FY15 (October 2014 – September 2015)
FY14 (October 2013 – September 2014)
FY13 (October 2012 – September 2013)

Kindergarten Transition Guide Toolkit for Parents

 

GSC Meeting Calendar

Dates and times of Ingham Great Start Collaborative meetings and work groups.

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Ingham Play & Learn Groups

Play and Learn Groups provide activities for families to play alongside their children and explore many developmental domains. Check out the most recent Play and Learn Group Schedule Here

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Great Start Family Coalition

Serves as a sounding board for parent members of the Great Start Collaborative (GSC)

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Family Learning Connection

Learn more about how you can improve your child’s overall experience and achievement in school.

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Great Start to Quality

The best place for families to search for child care and preschool. Check it out today.

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