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July 2021 Monthly Musing

Early Childhood Career Pathway

I want to...explore my career options. Early Childhood Iowa has launched a new look and way to navigate the early childhood care and education career pathway to help the workforce learn about and connect with training and higher-education options to develop a dynamic career in early childhood. Explore the website to learn more about roles in early childhood and the educational paths associated with these roles. This interactive website allows you to explore where you are today, next steps in your learning journey, and develop a plan. If you prefer documents at-a-glance, explore the resources.

Iowa's Integrated Data System for Decision-Making (I2D2)

Early Childhood Iowa initiated a state-university partnership model in 2016, established governance structures, and now a diverse system of stakeholders share a common goal of transforming data into actionable intelligence to support Iowa children and families. What is an integrated data system? How does it work? Check out the I2D2 website to learn more and watch the featured video

2021 Resilient Iowa Workshop

Save-the-date for this year's 2021 Resilient Iowa Workshop that will be held on the afternoon of Tuesday, Sept. 21st and the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 22nd! This year's event will be completely virtual, and will be FREE to attend. Jen McDonough will be the featured as the opening and closing keynote speaker, and will offer opportunities to break out by sector as we have done in the past.  Our theme this year is "Healing Iowa: Actions that move the state from reactive approaches to proactive communities". Registration will begin in late July or early August.