Every Story has a Beginning…

Every story has a beginning… In 1964, psychologist Dr. Urie Bronfenbrenner testified before Congress that resources should be devoted to child development as a way of lifting children out of poverty. His ecological systems theory, the idea that the course of a child’s development is influenced by environmental factors in the family and community at-large, … Read more

UnidosUS and AVANCE Address Dual Language Learning

UnidosUS and AVANCE Address Dual Language Learning Together with AVANCE, UnidosUS conducted focus groups with Latino parents to discuss early dual language development. Unfortunately, the 2022 data demonstrate that Latino families continue to experience a lack of understanding within ECE systems, with their children bearing the brunt of continuing misinformation. UnidosUS found that educators and … Read more

PSJA realiza programa de educación para ambos padres e hijos

AVANCE apareció en esta historia de 5 noticias en el Valle del Río Grande: PSJA realiza programa de educación para ambos padres e hijos A través del distrito escolar PSJA, se está realizando un programa especial de comunicación para padres de familia. ¿Ustedes se han preguntado sobre las dificultades que pueden tener los padres con … Read more

AVANCE redesigns website to celebrate the power of culture, language and stories

AVANCE, a leading national nonprofit of two-generation programming, is excited to announce the launch of a newly redesigned website at avance.org. The design of the new website reflects the updated AVANCE brand and is a celebration of the journeys of the families, child care providers, and communities served by the organization. Consistent with the AVANCE … Read more