Educators meet in Norwalk to improve childhood literacy

Educators met today in Norwalk for a seminar on early childhood development.The Stepping Stones Museum hosted preschool teachers and caregivers for a free workshop this

NORWALK - Educators met today in Norwalk for a seminar on early childhood development.

The Stepping Stones Museum hosted preschool teachers and caregivers for a free workshop this morning.

The president of "Literacy How" at Haskins Laboratories in New Haven spoke about developing children's reading levels with the help of specialized activities and games.

The executive director of Stepping Stones says the workshop helps educators improve their skills.

Teachers worked on letter sounds, rhymes and the alphabet before touring the museum.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Catherine Macari was sworn in as the Norwalk 1 Norwalk FD gets 1st female firefighter
Police say a viral video of a tip 2 Police: Viral video spurred thief to return tip jar
This week's Real Possibilities report takes a look 3 Real Possibilities: Senior tax preparation
VIDEO: East Haven plane crash 4 VIDEO: East Haven plane crash
The town hall was his second meeting after 5 Rep. Himes leads packed town hall in Bridgeport

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE