Entries by Berkeley First Steps

Tri-County Organizations Launch Partnership to Improve Early Childhood Education and Care in Berkeley County

Charleston, S.C. – Six Charleston-area organizations, a mental health professional, a doula, and a data expert have come together to form a coalition designed to improve the wellbeing and potential of children affected by adverse circumstances in Berkeley County, South Carolina. Called the Berkeley County Early Education and Care Collective (BEE&CC), the coalition was one […]

Early Childhood Educator Excellence Award

Do you know someone who is making a difference in the lives of young children and is dedicated to Early Childhood Education?  We want to hear from you!! Berkeley County First Steps wants to recognize an outstanding Early Childhood Educator who demonstrates exemplary early childhood education practices, and a commitment to giving children the best […]

Early Childhood Employment Opportunity

House of Smiles (Monck’s Corner, SC) is seeking an Early Childhood Educator (teacher) for their Early Head Start classroom to provide care for children birth-three years of age. This is fulltime position (40 hours/week) that pays $10.57/hour and offer paid holidays. Interested candidates must be able to collaborate with other staff to provide high quality […]

Board Elections January 30, 2018

On January 30, 2018, members of the Berkeley County First Steps Partnership Board Nominating Committee will meet to consider nominations for new members of the Berkeley County First Steps Board.   The purpose of this memo and attachments is to solicit nominations from the board and the public to be considered by the committee so that […]

STEAM Early Childhood Leadership Cohort in partnership with the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry

January 10, 2018-Berkeley County First Steps has launched a year-long partnership with the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry, a non-profit located in downtown Charleston, to train early childhood teachers to provide high-quality instruction in science, math and the arts. Through this collaboration, educators have created the Berkeley County STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) […]