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Policy Research Analyst and Policy Associate Join Our Staff

We welcome Ben Baumfalk and Elizabeth Lopez Everett to our team. They bring valuable skills and insight to our work to see that all Nebraska children begin kindergarten with the experience they need to become successful students and productive citizens.  Read More

December 21, 2017  |  Posted in General

There's An App for That! CDC Debuts Free App With Learn the Signs. Act Early Program

The Centers for Disease Control has released a free app based on its Learn the Signs. Act Early materials used by Nebraska's Maternal, Infant & Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (N-MIECHV) and  Nebraska Family Helpline. The app helps parents track developmental milestones that can be shared with a doctor or caregiver, decide when to act if they suspect their child had developmental delays and learn tips and activities to promote healthy development.    Read More

December 14, 2017  |  Posted in General

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