PSA

Attached is a copy of the MSDH’s filing with the Secretary of State for an amendment to the child care regulations.

 

An Oral Proceeding has been scheduled for 06-12-17 at 10:15 a.m., in the MSDH Osborne Auditorium located at 570 E. Woodrow Wilson Blvd., Jackson, MS 39216.  The purpose of the Oral Proceeding is to receive public comment regarding the proposed amendment to the Regulations Governing the Licensure of Child Care Facilities and Regulations Governing the Licensure of Child Care Facilities for 12 or Fewer Children in the Operator’s Home.

 

The gist of the proposed amendment is that it increases from 30 minutes to 60 minutes the amount of time toddlers will engage in structured moderate to vigorous physical activity doing each day.

 

The filing is also posted on the MSDH website at http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/30,0,183,225.html  or click here

Nominations for 2019 - 2020 Board Members Being Accepted

Positions open for nominations are as follows:

President Elect

First Vice President

Fiscal Officer

Secretary

Northeast Central MS Member-at-large

Northwest MS Member-at-large

Northwest Central MS Member-at-large

Southeast Central MS Member-at-large

To nominate someone for an open position please email your nomination to info@msearlychildhood.org by July 15, 2017. Please include a letter of nomination along with contact information for the person you are nominating.  Subject line should say 2017 BOARD NOMINATIONS.

*TO QUALIFY ONE MUST BE A CURRENT MEMBER OF MISSISSIPPI EARLY CHILDHOOD ASSOCIATION IN GOOD STANDING.

Call for Proposals

— Coming Together —

64th Annual Conference of the Mississippi Early Childhood Association (MsECA)

October 11 - 13, 2017 The Marriott Hotel, Downtown Jackson

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: May 5, 2017 (Notification of acceptance will be made by June 15, 2017) Mississippi Early Childhood Association (MsECA) serves the needs of the early childhood community, which includes professionals who work with children ages birth-8 years and MsECA is currently seeking a conglomeration of different types of presentations for those working with Infants, Toddlers, Preschool, and School-Age as well as College Instructors at our 2017 Conference.

Download proposal guidelines here call for proposals