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Abby’s Family Baking Project

Abby is working at Champions for Children which is focused on equipping parents from impoverished communities to learn skills and practices that enhance their children’s adaptability when they reach elementary school. This is based on some of the ground-breaking work on the critical foundations needed to learn  The Conn Memorial Foundation provides grants to C4C and has also sponsored research into the important climate needed for children to learn.  In the pandemic, Abby and her colleagues have been creating videos in English and Spanish to show to families encouraging them to do something similar with their children.  She enlisted Sally and Clarke to join her in baking a family favorite, Ranger Cookies.  Here is the video of what she sent to the families: