Wake County Smart Start creates and distributes three newsletters, Building Blocks (monthly)Early Childhood News (quarterly), and Wake Connections (monthly).

  • Building Blocks is a great resource for educators, families, and others interested in everything from activities, recipes, and book recommendations shaped around a timely theme, along with information on events and classes.
  • Early Childhood News features research regarding early childhood education and its tie to local work to help young children.
  • Wake Connections‘ newsletter is specifically for referrers and professionals working with the Wake Connections network. It includes system updates, news, and advice.

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