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Attendance Awareness Month

09.04.2019, Wednesday

Welcome to September! Not only does this month mark the beginning of a new school year, but also the importance of attendance. As the weather begins to cool and the

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  • GIVE BACH Burgers

    08.01.2019, Thursday

    Welcome to August and with this new month comes many exciting opportunities!  BACK TO SCHOOL- The Partnership is no exception when it comes to preparing for school. We are wrapping

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  • DPFC Announces New Executive Director

    07.30.2019, Tuesday

    It is with great pride and excitement that the Partnership announces Danielle Johnson as the newly appointed Executive Director for Durham’s Partnership for Children! Danielle is an advocate for high

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  • Math is Everywhere!

    07.24.2019, Wednesday

    Math is so much more interesting and complex than rote counting and number problems. With summer learning on our minds, we have been working on ways to maintaining children’s learning

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  • 2017-18 Annual Report

    07.18.2019, Thursday

    We are excited to share with you our 2017-18 Annual Report! This publication reflects our work in Durham over the past year, and we’d like to thank you for your role in

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  • Pre-K Fast Approaching

    07.16.2019, Tuesday

    The school year is right around the corner, but there is still time to register your child for Pre-K. July 27th the Partnership is holding a final “Application Blitz Day”

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  • Gov. Cooper supports Summer Learning Week

    07.10.2019, Wednesday

    Governor Cooper has officially proclaimed this week, July 8-13, as Summer Learning Week in North Carolina! Summer learning aims to encourage all families to maintain reading and other learning activities

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    06.13.2019, Thursday

    What a Game Changer! How’s this for a Throwback Thursday? While attending The Power of Sharing Gala, May 24th, the Partnership, along with the other members of the Durham Collaborative

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  • Summer is Here!

    06.11.2019, Tuesday

    HAVE YOUR CHILDREN BEEN DREAMING ABOUT SUMMER? It’s Here, and it’s is a Time to Keep Children Dreaming with Reading! Children work hard during the school year and they are

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  • 2019 NC DATA CARD

    06.05.2019, Wednesday

    The Partnership wants you to stay informed, and one of the best ways is to keep up with the most recent data about Durham County. Durham’s child population is 98,143

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  • ABC’s of Active Reading

    05.29.2019, Wednesday

    Summer is fast approaching and with it comes the added pressure of summer reading. Don’t STRESS! There are many ways you can make reading more enjoyable and engaging for young

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