Monthly Archives: March 2015


Mini Conference Thanks!

DCCDA would like to extend a big thank you to all who attended the 2015 NE Early Childhood Professional Mini Conference.  We hope you enjoyed your day and learned a lot.

And, we thank you, attendees, for your generosity in our Positive Bright Start raffle and our Scholastic Book Fair.  Over $250 was raised for the Positive […]

By |March 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Week of the Young Child 2015

The National Association for the Education of Young Children’s (NAEYC) Week of the Young Child is back!  This April 12th- 18th, join thousands of young  children, teachers, and their families, across the country for an exciting week-long celebration of early learning!  The theme for Week of the Young Child 2015 is “Celebrating our Youngest Learners”. Visit […]

By |March 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Flock Your Friends!

A new fundraising venture at DCCDA allows you to give a laugh and give to DCCDA at the same time.

For a fee, DCCDA will “flock” a yard with pink plastic flamingos.  For 24 hours, a flamboyance of flamingos will descend on a yard of your choice.  After 24 hours, the flamboyance will move on to […]

By |March 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Positive Bright Start Round Up

Save the Date!
Positive Bright Start Round Up
Friday June 26th
Time and session information to be determined.

All prospective preschoolers looking for care for the fall of 2015, ages 3-5 years, are invited to attend to tour the school and meet the teachers.
Both full and part-time openings will be available for mid-August.

Contact Kristi McAlister, Service Coordinator with questions.
(785) […]

By |March 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Training Opportunity!

4/9/15, register by 4/2/15
Introduction to the Positive Behavior Support Teaching Pyramid Module Three:  Behavior Has Meaning
Introduction to the Positive Behavior Support Teaching Pyramid Module III:
Behavior Has Meaning
Thursday, April 9th, 2015, 6:30-8:30pm
at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Meeting Room A

This training is designed for Early Childhood programs exploring or beginning program wide implementation of the PBS Teaching Model. […]

By |March 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dillons Community Rewards

Dillons Community Rewards is a quick and easy way to help Positive Bright Start!
Dillons Community Rewards makes fund-raising easy…all you have to do is shop at Dillons and swipe your Plus Shopper’s Card!

Dillons is committed to helping communities grow and prosper. Every quarter year, year after year, Dillons gives away $500,000 to local schools, churches and other nonprofit organizations through […]

By |March 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Upcoming PBS Training

Addressing Severe And Persistent Challenging Behaviors:
Using The Prevent-Teach-Reinforce For Young Children Model (PTR-YC)

Training:  Friday, April 3rd, 2015 9-4pm
Register by: Friday, March 27th, 2015
Cost: $100.oo per attendee
Presenter:  Susan L. Jack

This training is for teams, coaches, behavior consultants and all others working in early childhood programs implementing the pyramid model.  You may view a more detailed description […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments