The Santa Cruz County Childhood Advisory Council (CAC) is a clear and consistent voice for the early care and education of our children (including birth- 13). Our ongoing message is designed to shape public policy so that the needs of young children come first. Our role as a council is to make the case thatRead more about Early Care, Education and After-School Care Master Plan (2018 – 2023)[…]
In 2016-17, a 2-part film series hosted by the Childhood Advisory Council brought the community together to learn more about the issues affecting our families with young children and how the community can help improve their well-being.
Telling an audience of 150 preschool and kindergarten teachers, “We’ve got a real treat in store for you today,” Superintendent Michael Watkins opened the 8th annual Together for Kindergarten Forum by introducing Tandy Beal, one of Santa Cruz County’s most articulate and accomplished advocates for movement education.