Staying Connected on Zoom

What is Zoom? Zoom is a video conferencing software that can be used on your internet browser or in the Zoom app that’s downloadable through their website. This software has become an incredibly useful tool, especially in the time of social-distancing, for companies (and individuals alike) to keep in contact. With this app, one can…

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Guarding against Fake News: Covid-19 Edition

This post was co-written with Nate Gass As we shelter in place and wonder what comes next, emotions are running high. People have a real sense of fear; fear for their livelihoods, their health, and what life looks like moving forward. We are collectively drained and perhaps our guards are down which tends to be…

Early Learning Resources for Parents and Educators

Looking for ways to support your infant, toddler and preschooler’s development? This is a list of recommended resources curated to support parents, caregivers and educators of children ages birth-5 years. For recommended resources for children of all ages, read our post here.  Resources from Lake County and the State of Illinois Lake County’s WIC program serves…