Apr 25

100 Dads for Take A Father to School Day Proclamation

Planning is underway for an annual event that welcomes thousands of dads to go to school with their children.

But, before that day, Pittsburgh Public Schools is inviting all dads to City Council Chambers to receive a proclamation declaring May 19, 2017, as the 19th Annual Take...

Apr 25

Butler County Week of The Young Child Celebration

Join the Butler County Early Care & Education Council on Tuesday, April 25 from 10 am - 2 pm AND 6 - 8 pm for its Week of The Young Child Celebration. ...

Apr 27

#PGHYouthVision Town Hall & Display

Come hear from local youth about their perspectives for the future of Pittsburgh and the rest of the world!

This event is the culminating presentation of youth ideas and visions shared under the #PghYouthVision platform, which is supported in part by a 100 Days of US award from The...

Apr 27

Creating and Cultivating Joy - PD Opportunity

Are you thriving? Are your students thriving? Are your colleagues thriving? How might we, as educators, create and cultivate joy within ourselves and the spaces in which we teach. Join Environmental Charter School teacher Michelle King for Creating and Cultivating Joy, a hands-on...

Apr 29

Healthy Kids Day

YMCA of the USA has designated Saturday, April 29, 2017, as Healthy Kids Day (HKD). Local Ys across the nation will host Healthy Kids Day events as a way of helping kids bridge gaps in health and learning that prevent them from reaching their full potential.

Stop by the YMCA of Indiana...

Apr 29

Kids Plus Pediatrics 3rd Annual Kids + Family Fair

Co-sponsored by Northern Connection Magazine, the Kids + Family Fair features games, activities, live music, vendors, food, and fun for the whole family!

Get full details here.

Apr 30

Ultimate Play Day

The Ultimate Play Day is a celebration of playfulness for people of all ages. Hosted by the Playful Pittsburgh Collaborative, the event is an opportunity for people from throughout the Pittsburgh region to play...

May 3

PAEYC PD: Digital Media Literacy & Technology Tools for Early Learning: Are You Ready for The Digital Media Age?

This course provides educators a way to inventory and assess how to use technology and digital media in the early education classroom. Participants will also create a simple lesson plan to integrate technology into the classroom. The information shared in this session will be based on Brian...

May 6

PAEYC PD: School-Age Classroom: Ideas for Summer Enrichment

Join PAEYC for School-Age Classroom Professional Development: Ideas for Summer Enrichment on Saturday, May 6 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Topics will include:

  • Communities as Ecosystems in the School-Age Classroom
  • Library 101: Using the Library as a Resource...

May 8

PAEYC Online PD: School-Age Care Leadership Reflection - Inspiring Peak Performance: Competence, Commitment, and Collaboration

How do I motivate my staff and colleagues? How can I encourage teachers to be more committed to the field? We’ve heard the same issues, framed the same way for years.

In this session, we will begin to break this cycle of questioning towards action planning! School-age administrators will...