Offering a wide variety of classes, preschool options and outreach activities parent and children ages birth to five years.
ECFE is a parent/child program that is unique to Minnesota and in every school district across the State. ECFE provides all families with the opportunity for early school connection through parent support and education to promote the optimal growth and development of children birth to five.
Early Childhood Family Education is a MN State funded educational program for families with children from birth to 5 (not yet in kindergarten). The mission of Early Childhood Family Education is to strengthen families through the education and support of all parents and to help parents provide the best possible environment for the healthy growth and development of their children.In District 77, ECFE sets the stage for parent involvement and children’s success in K-12 education and builds community by connecting parents of infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Classes include early childhood education, parent/child interaction time and parent discussion. Classes are taught by Minnesota State licensed early childhood teachers and licensed parent educators. In addition to traditional classes, ECFE also provides individualized consultation options for families as well as other program options through community partnership.