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Visitors at the Childcraft Booth (#225) will be able to view award-winning manipulatives for science and math, as well as art supplies, tools for English Language Learners (ELL) and Special Education, and furnishings and accessories for Pre-K/toddlers, among other products that help early childhood educators cultivate the lives of little learners from birth to grade 2. Further, attendees will have the chance to share in a special presentation with Occupational Therapist, Educator and Special Needs Subject-Matter Expert Cecilia Cruse, MS, OTR/L. Ms. Cruse will be discussing the “10 Terrific Tips for Building Great Fine Motor Skills” at the booth on
To highlight the importance of Arts Education for vulnerable children in Title I and
As part of its commitment to local communities, Childcraft will also donate after the conference its display of new and innovative furniture and supplies to the Metropolitan Action Commission Head Start Program of Nashville and Davidson County. Items will run the gamut -- storage bins, sensory balls, play/activity sets, desks, tables, chairs, bean bags, electronic dictionaries and reading pens for language support, washable paints and non-toxic markers, brushes, construction paper, and more.
Ms. Johnson concluded, “Over the last seven decades, Childcraft’s end-to-end, ground-breaking offerings have aligned with early childhood standards to serve educators in every type of classroom environment. We look forward to another 70 years of leadership in fostering lifelong learners from the earliest and most crucial stages of their lives.”
School Specialty is a leading distributor of innovative and proprietary products, programs and services to the education marketplace. The Company designs, develops, and provides educators with the latest and very best school supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources. Working in collaboration with educators, School Specialty reaches beyond the scope of textbooks to help teachers, guidance counselors and school administrators ensure that every student reaches his or her full potential. Through its SSI Guardian subsidiary, the Company is also committed to school, healthcare and corporate workplace safety by offering the highest quality curriculum, training and safety and security products. Finally, through its SOAR Life Products brand, the Company offers thousands of products that sharpen cognitive skills and build physical and mental strength in fun and creative ways. From childhood through adulthood, they help individuals live life to the fullest – engaged, happy and well. SOAR Life Products is a customized offering for hospitals, long-term care, therapeutic facilities, home care, surgery centers, day care centers, physician offices, and clinics. For more information about School Specialty, visit www.schoolspecialty.com.
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