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Week Of The Young Child
Learning Studio


Learning Studio
at The Urban Chalkboard


Apr 11


10:00 AM



Play Guide

Executive Function Skills
Play Coach Guided
Preschool Prep
Special Event

WOYC Parent Empowerment Workshop | Parents and Preschool

Please join us for a FREE parent empowerment workshop as we celebrate the Week of the Young Child honoring our youngest learners!
The Early Learning Alliance Network will present “Parents and Preschool: Key Considerations when Choosing a Quality Program.
Following the presentation, participants will be invited on an interactive tour of the Urban Chalkboard guided by Dr. Jessica Beer offering a first hand look at the developmental benefits of play based learning and what to look for in a high quality preschool environment.
Participants will have the unique opportunity to see child-centered learning experiences in action and teacher-child interactions during a Fiber Optics Play class!

Registration is required.

Event is FREE to attend

Play before the event or  all day after the event for $5/child
$35 Play Punch Passes will be available for participant to purchase before departing. 
$45 value| limited quantity available
Children will be supervised during ELAN’s presentation  in the Play Cafe by The Urban Chalkboard’s Play Coaches*
Infants are welcome but will remain with parent or caregiver

*walking and older

Outside food & drink are not permitted in the cafe or learning studio

We offer a healthy menu of small plates, snack & baked goods in addition to your favorite coffee, tea & espresso drinks–VIEW MENU

Water bottles, infant formula & breastmilk are always welcome.

Children must remove shoes and wear socks while playing
Forgot socks? Ask the front desk for a pair!
We will open a cafe tab upon your arrival. It will reflect stay & play admission in addition to food & drinks charges
Tab must be paid in full upon departure
Caregivers are responsible for supervision of children and their food consumption during the stay*

*Snacks will only be provided to children with permission of caregiver

Infant Sleep Patterns-

The learning that occurs during brief periods of wakefulness is likely consolidated during long periods of sleep, similar to memory consolidation processes observed in adults.  …..read more

JJessica Beer PhD Play Cafe Owner

Jessica Beer PHd

Owner & Co-Founder

Hourly Schedule

10am - 10:45am
The Early Learning Alliance Network
"Parents and Preschool: Key Considerations when Choosing a Quality Program."
10:45am - 11am
Tour The Chalkboard
interactive tour of the Urban Chalkboard with Co-Founder Jessica Beer
11am - 11:15am
Interactive Light Play
Teacher-child interactions during a Fiber Optics Play class
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