IMD Toolkit for Early Childhood Community

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IMD Toolkit for Early Childhood Community
The IMD Toolkit provides a set of tools and resources the early childhood community can use as tools to enhance public education and advocacy efforts, orientation materials for new employees, resource materials for professional development trainings, workshops and courses, information to include in parent packets, research and strategies to post on bulletin boards and program websites and Facebook pages and more.

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The I Make a Difference for Young Children (IMD) toolkit includes:

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10 Ways Families Make a Difference for Young Children (posters)

— The pdf file for the posters can be used for 8.5” x 11” sheets of paper.  We suggest using a heavier card stock, however copy paper is suitable.
(78 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

cover10 maneras en las que yo hago una diferencia para los niños jóvenes (posters) —The pdf file for the poster can be used for 8.5” x 11” sheets of paper.  We suggest using a heavier card stock, however copy paper is suitable. 
(78 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

cover10 Ways I Make a Difference for Young Children (notecards) — The following are “talking points” that can be used as a card for teachers to refer to when talking to parents, neighbors, friends or community and state leaders. They can also be mailed to candidates and public policy leaders with short notes attached from teachers.  To create more, use the 4-up template to print and cut on card stock.

cover9 Ways to Support Teachers in Making a Difference for Young Children
(68 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

cover18 Ways to Educate & Engage Your Community & State Leaders
(68 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

coverKey Resources for Educating & Engaging your Community & State Leaders
(125 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

IMD Facebook banners
(To download: right click on the link, and save the linked image to your system.)

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To edit your Facebook cover photo with the IMD image:

  1. Go to your timeline on Facebook.
  2. Hover over your cover photo.
  3. Click “Change Cover” at the bottom-right of your cover photo.
  4. Pick one of the options from the pop-up menu (ex: upload a new photo, reposition your current cover photo, or delete your cover).
  5. Upload the IMD banner.
  6. Save your changes.

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  1. Click on link, then right click on image to download to your computer.
  2. Resize the graphic as necessary to be accommodated into your email signature.

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IMD sticker or button EPS File (please feel free to make as many as you need in either format) The EPS file can be used to produce stickers or buttons.  If you would like to print your own stickers, the Avery brand stickers – item 22807 – can be found at Staples or most big box office supplies stores.  It can also be sent to a vendor to make buttons. 
(To download: right click on the link, and save the linked image to your system.)

coverSample letters to community & state leaders
(225 KB PDF file | Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader – Download Now

coverThe Critical Role of the Early Childhood Workforce in the Preparation of our Young Children

 

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