Even though the summer weather dwindles down in Chicago, the excitement and energy within the Learning Basket program continues to sizzle! Through the generous support of both the Seaburyand the Thorek Foundations, the program was able to implement two new pilots with families in the Uptown community.
Children participating in the Learning Basket Pilot Programs
On October 22nd and 23rd, a group of educators and practitioners gathered as part of a Think Tank to discuss the unique strengths of the Learning Basket approach. The group was composed of practitioners from Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and Illinois as well as Ontario.