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Early Childhood Equity Services

The Westen Educational Equity Assistance Center at Metropolitan State University of Denver is one of ten centers nationwide which are federally-funded under Title IV of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  All centers provide training and technical assistance on educational issues related to race, gender and national origin.  The Western Educational Equity Assistance Center serves the education communities in Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexicao, Oregon Utah, Montana, Wyoming, Washington, and Wyoming.  We assist states, school districts, public schools, including charter and magnet schools, and Tribal Education Agencies, to plan and implement practices and policies that promote equity and high quality education for all students.  Our services are provided without charges to education agencies at their request.

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We can provide training, technical assistance, and professional development, in Early Childhood Learning for teachers, administrators and staff across a wide range of topics such as these:

  • Parent Engagement in Early Learning
  • Family / School / Community Partnerships
  • Equity in the Early Childhood Classroom
  • The Impact of Poverty upon the Young Child and Families
  • Culturally Responsive Teaching in Early Learning Environments
  • Young Children and Families Who Are Refugees
  • English Language Development for Second Language Learners
  • Bully Prevention Among Young Children
  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) in the Early Years
  • Playtime Is Science
  • Generating Expectations of Student Achievement (GESA)

 We also provide other services such as the following:

  • Speakers for Educational Conferences
  • Collaboration in Developing Training Programs
  • Assistance in Meeting Civil Rights Compliance Efforts
  • Curriculum Review and Materials

Or we can customize a program to your specific needs. 

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