Eastern Resource Center

The Great Start to Quality Eastern Resource Center serves Arenac, Bay, Huron, Lapeer, Saginaw, Sanilac, St. Clair and Tuscola counties.

Lending Library

The Eastern Resource Center's Lending Library is a FREE educational resource available for parents and early childhood professionals. A fun, easy and convenient way to enhance your environment and the experiences for your children from birth - 5 year old.

 

Click HERE to find a lending library near you!

 

New Resource added to the Lending Library

Reflecting in Communities of Practice

A Workbook for Early Childhood Educators

Reflective teaching—a continuous cycle of observing, documenting, and planning—supports children's learning and strengthens your teaching skills.Reflecting in Communities of Practice, a professional development workbook, will help you cultivate your creative, critical, and reflecting thinking skills through ten study sessions. Each session includes guided activities that focus on topics related to understanding the value and key elements of reflective teaching.

 

NEW DVDs ADDED TO THE LIBRARY!
Click here to read the narrative of each DVD

 

Active Learning DVD - Infant Toddler    Daily Schedules and Caregiving Routines 

 

Supportive Adult-Child Interactions    <i />It's Mine! Responding to Problems and Conflicts DVD

 

Daily Routine (The) -  DVD    Adult-Child Interaction: Communicating to Support Learning DVD  

 

Plan-Do-Review in Action DVD    Small-Group Times for Active Learners - DVD 

 

Large-Group Times for Active Learners DVD    Outside Time For Active Learners DVD

 

Supporting Children in Resolving Conflicts DVD    Indoor and Outdoor Learning Environment (The) - DVD  

 

Moving Past Praise: Supporting Children With Encouragement - DVD    Watch Us Learn! Scenes From HighScope Preschools - DVD

 

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High Scope Preschool Curriculum

 

  

  

 

 

 

 

Local Happenings

STRENGTHENING FAMILIES 2-DAY TRAINING - ST CLAIR

DATE:  Wednesday, Sept 9 & Thursday, September 10, 2015

LOCATION:  St. Clair RESA Campus, Administration Building

For more information click here

CALENDAR OF SUMMER EVENTS IN AUGUST- LAPEER

There are many fun and free activities for parent and children.

Please click here to view or print the calendar.

FREE FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL 2015 - LAPEER

DATES:  July 31 through September 13, 2015

Click here to see the movie titles, dates and times

2ND ANNUAL DAY IN THE PARK - BAY

DATE:  Sunday, August 23, 2015

TIME:  1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Bay City State Recreation Area Pavillions 1 & 2 (Cars will need a state park sticker - they are available at the entrance for $11.00)

For more information click here.

Free event, free hot dogs, burgers, etc

PRIDE'S FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE

DATE:  July 10 - August 14, 2015

TIME:  5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Morley Plaza - Downtown Saginaw

For more information click here

 

CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS

DATE:  Various 

TIME:  9:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Buena Vista Two Fire Dept

ADDRESS:  3438 Genei Avenue., Saginaw, MI 48601

OR

LOCATION: Mobility Works (Thomas Twp.)

ADDRESS:  8175 Gratiot Rd (M-46), Saginaw, MI 48609

For more information click here

 
CARO FIRE DEPARTMENT

CHILD SAFETY SEAT 

CHECKING STATION                      

When:  The third Wednesday of every month  

Appointments are scheduled between 11am-3pm  

For more information click here

 

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