Advocating for Young Children: Your Voice Matters | Tuesday, January 26, 2021


Advocating for Young Children Training

Attend a training to build your skills. Advocating for Young Children explores ways that you can use your voice to influence and shape policies that affect children in your care. We’ll look at specific steps you can take to educate others and start to make your voice heard.

Attendees of this training will:

  • IDENTIFY types of advocacy
  • UNDERSTAND importance of advocacy for early learning field
  • EXPLORE ways to educate others and advocate for relevant policies
  • DISCUSS strategies for overcoming barriers to advocacy and staying informed and engaged

 

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
6:30pm – 8:30pm

 

 

For questions, email mhuey@thinksmall.org or call 651-641-6605.


Trainer:

Marie Huey

Public Policy and Advocacy Coordinator, Think Small

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Marie Huey supports early childhood professionals to advocate for better funding and public policies for the field. She does this through communications, trainings, and coaching. Previously she worked at Way to Grow as a Family Educator and with Minnesota Reading Corps as a K-3 Literacy Tutor. She has a B.A. in Hispanic Studies and English Writing from Illinois Wesleyan University.

Advocating for Young Children Training

Attend a training to build your skills. Advocating for Young Children explores ways that you can use your voice to influence and shape policies that affect children in your care. We’ll look at specific steps you can take to educate others and start to make your voice heard.

Attendees of this training will:

  • IDENTIFY types of advocacy
  • UNDERSTAND importance of advocacy for early learning field
  • EXPLORE ways to educate others and advocate for relevant policies
  • DISCUSS strategies for overcoming barriers to advocacy and staying informed and engaged

 

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
6:30pm – 8:30pm

 

 

For questions, email mhuey@thinksmall.org or call 651-641-6605.


Trainer:

Marie Huey

Public Policy and Advocacy Coordinator, Think Small

Read Bio

Marie Huey supports early childhood professionals to advocate for better funding and public policies for the field. She does this through communications, trainings, and coaching. Previously she worked at Way to Grow as a Family Educator and with Minnesota Reading Corps as a K-3 Literacy Tutor. She has a B.A. in Hispanic Studies and English Writing from Illinois Wesleyan University.