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Echo Bottle Rockets childcare program set to open

Monday, August 06, 2018

ECHO Bottle Rockets Child Care is almost ready to take off, and the center’s staff can’t wait to get going.

In the last several weeks, they have been busy at work assembling new cribs, organizing games and equipment and waiting anxiously to clear the final hurdles.

The ECHO Charter School first launched its innovative, school-based approach to childcare last year when it held informal conversations between teachers and administrative staff.

Eventually, the group visited childcare centers in the region and learned about other approaches taken by neighboring communities.

The shortage of childcare options impacts the whole region, and, not surprisingly, many communities have joined the effort in finding a solution.

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"Living in the Cities for four years made me appreciate the kind of lifestyle the rural area has to offer.  It is a wonderful place to raise a family, and people are not too busy to wave when passing by or just stop to visit.  I felt a strong desire to bring a form of quality of healthcare back to this area."

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