WaKIDS Welcome to Kindergarten
Washington Kindergarten Inventory of Developing Skills (WaKIDS) is a transition process that helps to ensure a successful start to the K-12 experience and connect the key adults in a child's life. To find out more, go to this video link: http://www.k12.wa.us/WaKIDS/default.aspx
WaKIDS Trainings: Please see flyer for dates, times, location and how to register.
Starting Strong, the 6th Annual P-3 Institute 2014
Save the date: August 4, 5 and 6, 2014 at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, WA.
Full-day Kindergarten Institute - Monday, August 4 - OSPI and partners are hosting a one-day, Full-day Kindergarten Institute that will provide valuable information to kindergarten teachers, elementary school principals, and school district staff on how to structure classroom environments and use what we currently know about child development to provide developmentally appropriate practices in full-day kindergarten classrooms.
Starting Strong Conference - Tuesday, August 5 and Wednesday, August 6 - ESD 123 and partners are hosting this two-day conference featuring keynote speakers and numerous breakout sessions focused on P-3 alignment and implementation including WaKIDS, the Early Learning Guidelines and Common Core, Community Collaboration and much more!
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