Florence 1 Schools and The School Foundation partnered to host the 2018 Early Childhood Champions Summit featuring international expert and author, Helle Heckmann, on Friday, September 7at SiMT on Pisgah Road. A celebrated early childhood expert, Heckmann has presented on a variety of readiness topics to educators, caregivers and parents in more than 50 countries. Her “Five Golden Keys”philosophy encourages individuals, families, and communities to develop early and lasting rhythms with young children around the five simple actions of sleep, movement, nutrition, routine, and love. Following Heckmann’s appearance, Florence 1 Schools and The School Foundation launched a five-month public awareness campaign actively reinforcing the “Five Golden Keys.” Known as Count 5!, the campaign includes getting tips, advice, and suggestions for activities into the hands of parents and caregivers.
Photos of the event will be shared on social media. To watch the video, follow the links below.