On October 24, 2012, the panel, featuring Dr. Craig Ramey, a world-renowned child development researcher and developmental psychologist discusses pre-school readiness, the lifelong benefits of early educational programs.
Is your preschooler ready to read? On September 17, 2012, Kris Meyers shares some great tips about the signs of reading readiness and how you can help your child develop reading readiness skills needed for school success.
"The impact of our community's collective efforts around school readiness through Smart Beginnings has captured the attention of many people around the world. It demonstrates that positive changes can happen when we are focused, and collect quality data for the same outcomes in a coordinated and collaborative manner."
Frank Rogan, United Way of Roanoke Valley president & CEO
The United Way of Roanoke Valley serves as the fiscal agent for Smart Beginnings Greater Roanoke.