Welcome to the Early Childhood Development Initiative. We have been supporting children and families in the Rochester community for more than 28 years.
ECDI meets at the Children’s Institute from 3-4:30 on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.
2018-2019 Meeting Topics
September—National League of Cities (Mary Louise Musler)
October—Strengthening Working Families Initiative (Action For a Better Community, Rochester Rehabilitation, & Child Care Council)
November—RECAP (Dirk Hightower and the RECAP Team); Reflective Supervision Symposium (Social Emotional Committee)
December—Early Childhood Issues in the 2019-20 Budget (The Children’s Agenda and Guests)
January—Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (Christie Petrenko)
February—ROC the Future (Jackie Campbell, The Children’s Agenda) & TRACC Community Partners for Whole Child Health (Dawn Breitung)
March—Overview of the Expulsion and Suspension Toolkit and Unconscious Bias (Fannie Glover, Early Care and Learning Council & Barbara Ann Mattle, Child Care Council, Inc )
Please click HERE for an interview about ECDI featuring ECDI’s founder, Jacque Cady.