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Report to the Community

Future Ready Collier released its inaugural report on the story of Future Ready Collier to-date, along with examples of impact, and baseline indicators that will show progress for the long-term.

 

To view the Future Ready Collier Report to the Community, click here.

For the print spread version, click here.

Posted by Kristin Peras
Early Learning Resources

Early Literacy Book Recommendations

Through the Future Ready Collier Early Learning Workgroup, literacy and program leaders in our community developed a list of recommended books for children ages 0-5.

This list was developed to address significant gaps in resources and provide support in literacy for our community’s youngest learners.

To download your copy of the book list, click here.

Posted by Kristin Peras
Early Learning News Success Stories

Increasing home libraries for children

A goal of the Family Engagement and Literacy priority team has been to increase home libraries for children 0-4. This has been made possible through support of Books for Collier Kids. Through the partners and volunteers, they recently started to distribute books to Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) offices, expecting to hand out 1,000 books per month.

              

Posted by Kristin Peras
College & Career Early Learning News Success Stories

FRC accepts Unsung Heroes of Community Resilience Award

Last week, #FutureReadyCollier accepted the Unsung Heroes of Community Resilience Award along with many other great heros within Florida! Congratulations to all for a well-deserved recognition! #FCAN2018 #CreateTheFuture #FCANHero

Special thanks to the organizational support of Champions For Learning and the amazing FRC network partners. Photo Credit: Florida College Access Network

Posted by Kristin Peras