Kindergarten Readiness Forum held at Southern Vance
On Saturday, Southern Vance High School was the site for Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start’s third annual Kindergarten Readiness Forum. Keith Smythe-Leistico, assistant director at the University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development, gave a presentation on his “Ready Freddy” program to early childhood educators representing Franklin, Granville and Vance counties. The program consists of strategies for helping children and their parents transition to the school environment. Call Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start at (252) 433-9110 or visit fgvpartnership.org for more information on this program.