Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
2013-14 schedules are now available!
Saint Paul Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) offers parent and early childhood education for families with children between birth and kindergarten age.
ECFE is based on the idea that the family provides a child's first and most important learning environment, and parents are a child's first and most significant teachers. ECFE works to strengthen families and enhance the ability of all parents to provide the best possible environment for the healthy growth and development of their children.
A typical ECFE class consists of three learning sections:
ECFE most often begins with parent/child activities in the children’s classroom.
Parents then separate from their children and join together for a discussion group facilitated by a Parent Educator.
While the parents are in discussion, children continue to participate in activities facilitated by an Early Childhood Teacher.
NEW! Baby FUNdamentals Drop-In
(Birth to 6 months)
Being a new parent is a time of wonder... and wondering. Come with your infant and visit with other parents of newborns. There will be discussions about how to stimulate your infant's development, information on sleeping and feeding your little one, networking with other parents and ways to foster your child's growth and development. For more information click here or to RSVP call our ECFE site or just drop-in!
CONTACT INFORMATION Early Childhood Family Education Phone: 651-793-5410 Fax: 651-793-5411 1845 Sheridan Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55116
To view the ECFE Evaluation Report click here
ECFE is a program within the Community Education Department of the Saint Paul Public Schools.
First semester registration ends December 6th. Second semester registration starts January 6, 2014.
* Please be sure to select your top 3 class choices to increase likelihood of placement.
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, as space is available. Tips for applying online:
You must create an account for at least one adult and one child for each class. To add a member, look for the “Relationship” button during application.
You may apply for classes that are full. You will be placed on a waiting list and called at the first available opening. Your credit card will not be charged until you are placed in a class.
Completing the online application process does not guarantee a spot. We suggest calling your site before coming to class.
If you experience any difficulty, please contact us at 651-793-5410.
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