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PIC News

Take a look at all the exciting things happening at PIC, upcoming events, and news on early education and child care public policy.

Posted on December 3, 2013
A young toddler with a book

Never Too Young to Read

Lately, the infants in the Caterpillar Room have shown great interest in reading books and looking at pictures. 
 
The older children in the classroom can go over to the book corner and get a book of their choice.
Posted on December 3, 2013

Encouraging Young Engineers

I’ve been thinking and writing a lot about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education as part of the Early Childhood Education degree that I am pursuing at Temple University.
 
In particular, I’ve
Posted on November 27, 2013

This week, PIC children enjoyed sharing classroom activities with very special guests!

Posted on November 19, 2013
Roadrunners create compost with worm bins
Composting at PIC is not really a new thing. PIC's Roadrunner preschool classroom and After School Center have been worm composting since 2001!
 
But more recently, 
Posted on November 13, 2013

The following article written by PIC After School Teacher Carolanne Mitchell appeared recently in the Fall 2013 Pennsylvania School-Age Child Care Alliance newsletter.

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Nov 29 Coffee & Conversation: Sexuality
Dec 5 Diversity Committee Meeting
Dec 14 Winter Open House + Gala