"Together We Nurture the Future!"

Dr. Kathleen Cooter, Bellarmine University presents  
“A Community to Support School Readiness"

Thursday, September 10, 2015
6:30-8:30pm: Dinner & Presentation
Oldham County Health Department
1786 Commerce Pkwy, La Grange, KY 40031

Kathleen Cooter, Ph.D is Professor of
Early Childhood/ Special Education at
Bellarmine University

RSVP by Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
240.718.4991 or Online ->


Thank you from the Rural KIPDA Community Early Childhood Council to the programs that have provided funding for 2015-2016 year to provide educational opportunities to the Oldham County community on
School Readiness.

-Governors Office of Early Childhood
-LaGrange Rotary Club

"School readiness means that each child enters
school ready to engage in and benefit from early learning
experiences that best promote the child's success."


Make Your Child A Millionaire

   A person who graduates from high school
   will earn $1,000,000.00 more in their      
   lifetime than a person who does not. 

   A person who graduates from college will
   earn $1,000,000.00 more in their lifetime
    than a person who graduates high school.


MAKE YOUR CHILD A 100,000.00
5 Simple Things EVERY DAY!              Ready for School, Ready for Life!

  • Talk to your child. 
    Have a real conversation- 10 min.
  • Use big, fat, juicy words.
    Like: Marvelous &  Impressive
  • Speak in 5 word sentences.
    “I see a furry dog.”
  • Give 5 positive statements for each negative statement.
    Be your child’s cheerleader.  Use positive & encouraging comments.
  • Limit screen time to 1 hour a day. If you allow more than 1 hour, sit down & talk with your child about what is happening on TV, computer or video game.

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