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Smart Beginnings

That all Western Tidewater children transition to school healthy and ready to learn.

To foster collaborative leadership through public and private partnerships that will increase awareness and support for early childhood care and educational systems as to ensure all children enter school healthy and ready to learn.

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Smart Beginnings Western Tidewater is excited to announce that Lorraine Greene Whitehead will begin the position of interim director on August 1, 2016!

The first provider workshop of the academic year will be STEM in the Preschool Classroom. The workshop will be held September 7 and 8, 2016. If you have not attended a workshop in the past and need assistance with Eventbrite, please contact

Franklin City Public Schools - Help Us Stuff The Bus - August 27 2016 (2)