Headlines for November 2012

Marin City Center/ Sausalito Marin City School District

November 1, 2012

On September 28, 29 & 30, 2012, Bayside Elementary kindergarten & transitional kindergarten parents, children, school and community went on a weekend camping trip to Jelly Stone Park at Cobb Mountain in Lake County. This incredible “Wellness Weekend for Bayside Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarteners and Their Families” was a perfect example of a “COMMUNITY SCHOOL”.

Hearing and Vision Screening at Marin Head Start

November 1, 2012

The early childhood years from birth to the start of kindergarten are an important time of rapid learning and growth. Screening is a brief, simple procedure used to identify potential health or developmental problems in infants and young children who may need a health assessment, diagnostic assessment or educational evaluation. Screening in early childhood supports children’s readiness for kindergarten and promotes positive child health and developmental outcomes. Early screening can prevent future problems.

Kidney Community News

November 1, 2012

In the shifting health care arena, staying on top of the burgeoning flow of information relevant to KCE clients is no small task. I am glad to report that this autumn has been a season of unparalleled learning.

MLC News

November 1, 2012

After a handwriting lesson, two friends form the letter "A" with "Big line, Big line, Little line,” from Handwriting Without Tears, a system that we have been implementing at our school for 6 years. Head Start and Bayside have also begun using this program and we are excited to learn from one another and to begin aligning areas in the curriculum beginning with preschool and continuing vertically through the elementary grades.