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Region Stories from Pascua Yaqui Tribe

These stories illustrate how early childhood programs and services funded by First Things First make a difference for young children and families in communities across Arizona.

Professional development helps Pascua Yaqui early childhood teachers build a learning foundation…

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The FTF Pascua Yaqui Tribe Regional Council funds a professional development program that benefits early childhood teachers in the region.

The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Incident and Community Response Team is the 2021 Pascua Yaqui Tribe Champion

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The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Incident and Community Response Team has been selected as the 2021 First Things First Pascua Yaqui Tribe Champion for Young Children.The…

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Pascua Yaqui Tribe boy develops cognitive skills through daily play time

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The FTF Pascua Yaqui Tribe Regional Partnership Council funds the workshops to help families in the role of their child’s first teacher.

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Arizona’s tribal communities resiliently continue early childhood services through pandemic

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Early childhood providers have found ways to connect with families, despite the lack of internet connection and access to technology.

Pascua Yaqui Tribe Child Care Program and child care providers are the Pascua Yaqui Tribe Champions

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Pascua Yaqui Tribe Child Care Program and child care providers have been selected as the 2020 First Things First Pascua Yaqui Tribe Region Champions for Young…

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Gaining a first-time classroom experience before the first day of school

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FTF’s Transition to Kindergarten Strategy is designed to help children who have not had the benefit of attending preschool to get classroom experience.

Summer transition to kindergarten helps Pascua Yaqui Tribe children be ready

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Throughout the program, teachers focused on school readiness with techniques that supported social and emotional growth, and provided a fun academic structure…

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The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Foster Care Program is the 2019 Pascua Yaqui Tribe Region Champion

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The Pascua Yaqui Tribe Foster Care Program has been selected as the 2019 First Things First Pascua Yaqui Tribe Region Champion for Young Children.

Pascua Yaqui teachers create adaptable learning environments for young children

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More professional development opportunities were provided to the teachers working with young students at the Pacua Yaqui Head Start.

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