Easy Ways to Help Your Child Develop Their Problem-Solving Skills

Helping your child develop their problem-solving skills problem-solving skills is important for developing critical thinking skills. Problem-solving skills also provide children with a foundation for decision making, logical reasoning, categorizing, negotiation, and creativity. Tips for supporting your child’s problem-solving skills: Use everyday moments Ask open-ended questions Read books and tell stories Model problem-solving   Here are some activities you can enjoy at home with your child to support the development of their problem-solving skills: Infants Play … Read more

May Parents’ Pages Now Available!

May’s issue of Parents’ Pages, offered by the Florida Division of Early Learning, is now available! If you know someone who would like to receive notifications to their email about future issues, please share this link where they can sign up: http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/parents/parents-pages

Social Worker in the Libraries Program

Finding and applying for assistance can be overwhelming. The Social Worker in the Libraries program helps people identify the appropriate agency, service, and how to apply. Social workers will travel among Volusia County’s public libraries to meet individually with residents to identify their specific needs and guide them to the appropriate agency. Learn about potential resources by meeting with a social worker.

Registration for 2023-24 VPK School Year Now Open!

Do you have a child who will be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2023? Registration for the 2023-24 VPK school year is now open! Learn more about VPK on our website. To register your child for VPK, simply visit the Family Portal. Parents and caregivers living in Flagler and Volusia Counties may also contact ELCFV for additional information and assistance. Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK) is a free, state-funded program that prepares children for … Read more