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Child Care of Berkshires Plans $1.75M Renovation of Haskins School
iBerkshires / Jun 10, 2017

The historic Sarah T. Haskins School is about to get a $1.75 million facelift and modernization to better serve Child Care of the Berkshires and its programs.
The bulk of the funding, a $1 m...

  • Students of the Monument Square Early Childhood Center at Child Care of the Berkshires lined up outside the Haskins facility on Thursday to celebrate more than $1 million in renovations announced for the school building. Thursday, June 8, 2017. Adam Shanks — The Berkshire Eagle
    $1M for renovations at Child Care of Berkshires
    Berkshire Eagle / Jun 08, 2017

    Child Care of the Berkshires announced a $1 million grant for renovations to its Haskins facility on State Street on Thursday. The funding will pay for the installation of an elevator, construction of handicapped acce...

  • ASPIRE BUILDING PROJECT HITS HALFWAY POINT
    Item Live / Apr 12, 2017

    LYNN — Aspire Developmental Services is halfway to completing its $4.3 million headquarters on Franklin Street. When the renovation of the former O’Keefe Alternative School is finished, the no...

  • Video: Communities Built for Children
    Eye on Early Education / Feb 07, 2017

    [embed]https://eyeonearlyeducation.com/2017/02/07/video-communities-built-for-children/[/embed] What makes communities strong? “For many families a good place to live is a community that provides for the safety a...

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Building an Infrastructure for Quality Report

Published By Children's Investment Fund

Date July 2011

Children’s Investment Fund commissioned the Facilities Inventory, the first-ever comprehensive review of ECE and OST facilities, to determine whether physical learning environments support policymakers’ and educators’ ambitious educational goals for children at risk, or whether some spaces might actually interfere with successful teaching and learning. The Facilities Inventory reviewed the impact of physical space on children’s health and safety, behavior, physical development, cognition, and social and emotional well-being. It examined accessibility and how adult workspace either enhances or impedes staff effectiveness.

Building an Infrastructure for Quality Report

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