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ERIC Number: ED482024
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 21
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Illinois Early Learning Project Tip Sheets: Parenting and Family Life.
The Illinois Early Learning Project (IEL) is funded by the Illinois State Board of Education to provide information resources on early learning and training related to implementing the Illinois Early Learning Standards for parents and for early childhood personnel in all settings. The IEL tip sheets offer suggestions to parents and early childhood personnel on a variety of topics related to children's early experiences. This set of 10 tip sheets, in English- and Spanish-language versions, relates specifically to parenting and family life. Titles are as follows: (1)"Five Tips on Choosing a Preschool"; (2) "Getting Ready for Kindergarten"; (3) "Learning and Fun on Family Field Trips"; (4) "Manners and Preschoolers"; (5) "Pets and Young Children"; (6) "Starting Kindergarten? Help Make It a Good Experience!"; (7) "Things To Do while You're Waiting: Learning Activity Kits"; (8) "Time To Play, Time To Dream: Unscheduling Your Child"; (9) "Using Words To Discipline Children"; and (10) "What Makes a Good Toy?" (LPP)
Illinois Early Learning Project, 29 Children's Research Center, 51 Gerty Drive, Champaign, IL 61820-7469. Tel: 877-275-3227 (Toll Free); Tel: 217-333-1386; Fax: 217-333-3767; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Language: EnglishSpanish
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.
Authoring Institution: N/A