The Institute for Parents of Preschool Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing is a free one-week program for parents of children ages 5 and under who have a significant hearing loss. It takes place on the campus of the Illinois School for the Deaf in Jacksonville from June 10-15. Participating families receive support and information on topics including child development, types of hearing loss, language development, communication choices, deaf culture, and school programming. See the institute’s brochure for more details and registration information.
Your children are incredible. We see them every day at school and we know how incredible they are. Want to help recognize how incredible they are and earn money for the district? enter the national egg councils contest!
Enter your incredible kid between 4/2/18 and 5/7/18 for a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship, a $2,500 donation towards their school, a fun prize pack and an eggsclusive spotlight on the Incredible Egg’s website and social channels!
To enter, share a photo of your incredible kid on Instagram, Twitter or via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and caption the photo with a description of why your kid is incredible using #IncredibleBecause and #Contest. Only one entry submission per parent will be accepted; parents with more than one kid can submit each kid one time.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND D.C., 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER
1. CONTEST PERIOD: Contest begins 12:00:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 2, 2018 and continues until 11:59:59 pm ET on May 7, 2018 (the “Contest Period”).
2. TO ENTER: You will need an Instagram, Twitter or email account to enter the Contest. Instagram, Twitter and email accounts are free. During the Contest Period, sign into your Instagram, Twitter, or email account (“Account”), and post (attach if sending via email) a photo (“Photo”) of your legal child and a description of why they are incredible (your “Submission”). If you are posting a photo that includes a person other than your legal child, you must have the permission of the individuals (or their parent’s or legal guardian’s permission if individuals are minors) to use their name or image in the Submission. For Instagram and Twitter Submissions you must also include the hashtags #IncredibleBecause and #Contest in accordance with the following instructions:
Do you remember back to when your kids were little and would play pretend for long moments at a time? When did our older child stop doing this? Has your child never had this chance? The following link offers ideas for how to help your older child grow their imagination!
Erin Rae is the Curriculum Coordinator at Lockport 91.