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Save the date for Kindergarten Round-Up

Do you have a little one starting kindergarten in the 2018-19 school year?
Collier County Public Schools is offering a round-up at each elementary school with dates starting in April. Start your child’s education off on the right track and take a peak at the schedule- save the date on your calendar NOW!

2018-19_KindergartenRoundUp

Posted by Kristin Peras
College & Career Events Resources

Sound Minds Mental Health Symposium

Please join David Lawrence Center at their 5th Annual Sound Minds Mental Health Symposium for a screening of physician, parent and filmmaker Delaney Ruston, MD’s award-winning documentary, Screenagers, followed by an engaging, solution-centered discussion with the film’s Executive Producer, Lisa Tabb. Take a dive into how parents are raising children in a digital age and the effects on mental health. See the flyer for more information.

Posted by Kristin Peras
Early Learning

Save the date for Kindergarten Round-Up

Do you have a little one starting kindergarten in the 2018-19 school year?
Collier County Public Schools is offering a round-up at each elementary school with dates starting in April. Start your child’s education off on the right track and take a peak at the schedule- save the date on your calendar NOW!

2018-19_KindergartenRoundUp

Posted by Kristin Peras
College & Career Resources

Post Hurricane Irma Student Resources

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Champions For Learning, a partner in Future Ready Collier, has compiled resources for Florida Students Post Irma and completing the FAFSA verification process.

Hurricane Irma Resources for Florida Students, click here.

Resources for Completing the FAFSA Verification Process, click here.

To see the original resource post by Champions For Learning, click here.

Posted by Kristin Peras
News Resources

Collier County Community Assessment Online Link is LIVE!

Whether you call Collier County home seasonally or year-round, your voice matters!  Help us determine Collier County’s challenges by participating in this community needs study. #yourvoicecollier

In an attempt to better understand the needs of residents of Collier County , as well as the assets in Collier County, The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation, along with a group of strong community partners including: The Community Foundation of Collier County, The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce, Collier County Public Schools, The Conservancy of SWFL, Arthrex, and city and county government offices, has contracted Q-Q Research Consultants to design and implement a community assessment for Collier County, Florida.

The goals of this assessment are to:

1) identify probable unmet service needs and gaps within Collier County,

2) identify possible community assets and resources, and

3) provide findings that will allow stakeholders to develop priorities and strategies to address the identified needs and gaps and to utilize and mobilize existing community resources.

The link to the Collier County Community Assessment survey can be found here. The deadline to complete the survey is December 15, 2017.

For more detailed information regarding the community assessment, go to the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation website, by clicking here.

Posted by Kristin Peras