Commissioner Beth Bye Delivers Keynote at KITE’s Annual Meeting

On Oct 2nd, Commissioner Beth Bye from the Office of Early Childhood spoke to a packed room of educators, town officials, healthcare professionals and volunteers about the importance of Early Childhood and applauded Enfield KITE for their dedication to children and families in town. “Beth Bye has devoted her entire …

Enfield KITE Brings Child Behavior Expert Back to Enfield

KITE brings Child Behavior Expert, Peg Oliveira back to Enfield to conduct three child behavior workshops for EPS educators and parents. On October 15th, Oliveira will be at Henry Barnard Elementary. Oliveira is Executive Director of Yale’s Gesell Institute of Child Development and consults for Connecticut’s Office of Early Childhood. …

KITE’s 2019 Annual Report Released

KITE’s 2018-2019 Successes hilight Professional Development Workshop opportunities for EPS & Early Care Providers Over 300 PLAY opportunities throughout the community and the Play Lab Kindergarten Camp prepares preschoolers for Kindergarten Development of 2Gen work Work with healthcare providers to conduct early screenings Download the Report Summary

Rocking Chair Readers

KITE has a new volunteer opportunity for Retired Seniors Rocking Chair Readers is a program that places retired senior volunteers in local early childhood classrooms to serve as guest readers. Its purpose is to support and enhance the literacy development of young children while also providing opportunities for positive cross-generational …