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The Center for Early Learning serves as an umbrella organization that drives the following initiatives:

Bombeck Early Childhood Institute & Speakers Bureau

Provides high-quality professional development, consultation and other support services for people working with young children and families.

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Bombeck Family Learning Center
Providing care and education experiences for children ages birth through five years. Also serves as a demonstration school for students studying early childhood education at the University of Dayton.
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Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy program

Bachelor's, Master's and certificate programs designed for experienced early childhood professionals — program administrators, supervisors, teacher leaders and other professionals — who work with and advocate for young children and their families.

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Family Engagement Collaborative

Works to increase family engagement in the kindergarten readiness process of children in the Miami Valley. A Collaborative Council meets monthly to identify and share strategies, approaches and resources and also to address needs related to family engagement in our community and beyond.

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Center for Early Learning

Bombeck Family Learning Center
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2800