Friends of Erikson turned out to dine, dance, and support young children at Erikson’s annual benefit, play ball, on May 11, 2012.
Educators attending Pearson’s National Early Childhood Summer Institute 2012 can build their professional portfolio by earning Erikson continuing education units (CEUs) at the conference, July 23–26 in San Antonio, Texas. “Erikson is proud to partner with Pearson and to recognize
Linda Lutton interviewed Barbara Bowman for a WBEZ story about the developmental aspects of how young children gain literacy.
Erikson’s online learning program reached a milestone at this year’s annual commencement ceremony with the graduation of the Institute’s first online master’s cohort on May 12. Each Erikson graduate receives a rose when crossing the stage. The students met for
A version of this article appeared in the Summer 2012 issue of Erikson on Children under the headline “Caps and gowns.” More from this issue » At Erikson’s 45th commencement ceremony, 91 graduates received their master’s degrees in child development or
Gayla Marty interviewed Barbara Bowman for a story in University of Minnesota’s publication connect about the Child Parent Centers program expansion under the Department of Education’s Investing in Innovation (i3) grant.
Heidi Stevens interviewed Chip Donohue for a Chicago Tribune article about possible effects of children using e-readers.
The event was a smashing success, raising more than $630,000 for Erikson’s work with children and families. The occasion was also an opportunity to honor Joseph A. Gregoire, regional president of PNC Bank’s Illinois banking, with the Spirit of Erikson Institute Award.
Chairs Ed and Courtney Loeb and the Board of Trustees cordially invite you to the play ball, Erikson’s annual benefit. Honoring Joseph A. Gregoire, Regional President Illinois Banking, PNC Bank with the Spirit of Erikson Award Location Hilton Chicago, 720