BORN LEARNING PROGRAMS
The United Way Born Learning Academy covers proven tips, tools and resources to help families take a more active role in preparing their children for kindergarten. These free workshops are for parents and caregivers of children, from birth to age five.
Through a series of six workshops held in local schools, the Born Learning Academy provides families and caregivers with practical, user-friendly ideas to turn everyday activities into learning moments. Born Learning Academy workshops are founded on an evidence-based curriculum established by early childhood educators, the workshops are led by trained professionals—usually teachers or other education staff. Workshop topics include: Building Relationships, Building Your Child's Language Skills, Nutrition and Health, How Children Learn, Routines and Learning on the Go. Childcare and a nutritional dinner are provided at each workshop.
Call (530) 822-5235 for more information or to enroll in a United Way Born Learning academy. United Way Born Learning Academies are provide in partnership with Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way & Yuba City Unified School District.
BORN LEARNING TRAIL
Born Learning Trails are a series of 10 interactive signs that offer fun, active learning activities for young children and their families. It helps parents, caregivers and communities create quality engagement opportunities when out on a stroll or visiting a local playground. Born Learning Trails are provided in partnership with Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way & the City of Yuba City.
Born Learn Trail Locations:
- Northridge Park, Yuba City- Clark Avenue at Northridge Drive
- More locations coming soon!