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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 January 2, 2014
Children at sand table

Nurture Children Today to Enrich Their Tomorrow

 
Dear PIC Families and Friends,
 
I’ve been thinking recently about how we view children in our society and how it differs so dramatically in countries throughout the world.
Posted on December 19, 2013
Dear PIC Families and Friends,
 
One of the many aspects of PIC that I have quickly come to value is the diversity within our community.
 
PIC is a place where children “live” true diversity each and every day. Be it m
Posted on December 12, 2013
children collecting food for Philabundance
Giving to others has always been important to Fireflies Lead Teacher Joann SchockWhen she first started teaching, she recalls speaking with then
Posted on December 11, 2013
Children playing in Outdoor Classroom
 
December 2013
 
As a friend of the Parent-Infant Center, you already know that PIC’s high quality early care and education programs have been ahead of the curve for the past 35 years. 
 
This past summer and fall, I watched children
Posted on December 10, 2013
Children playing in Outdoor Classroom

Children Need Nature: The real value of PIC's Magic Circle Outdoor Classroom

 
A few years ago, I attended my very first workshop on nature playgrounds.

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May 28 Memorial Day - PIC CLOSED
May 30 All-PIC Picnic at Smith Playground
Jun 5 Diversity Committee Meeting