Town of Groton
Meeting Notice

Town Clerk
173 Main Street
Groton, MA 01450
(978) 448-1100

Early Childhood Advisory Council Meeting

Thursday, February 14 2019 at 11:30 AM
Boutwell School, 78 Hollis Street Groton, MA

This meeting was posted Monday, February 11 2019 at 1:30 PM


Boutwell Early Childhood Center

Early Childhood Advisory Council

Thursday February 14, 2019 @ 11:30 a.m.

Boutwell Conference Room, 78 Hollis Street, Groton, MA



  • Approval of minutes from 12-12-18
  • ECAC meeting dates: 2/14/19, 5/8/18 (add additional meetings if needed for specific topics)
  • Guest-Jana Harrison, Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Coordinator
  • Overview of CFCE
  • Overview of CFCE Resources for Groton and Dunstable families
  • Planning Boutwell’s next family event with help from Jana
  • Possible ideas: STEM, Caregiver/Child Play Event
  • Brainstorm other ideas
  • New newsletter format--seeking feedback
  • Do parents like having information in advance instead of at the end of the week?
  • Best way to solicit input from other caregivers
  • Preferences for home/school communication content
  • Preferences around communication methods (ie email, Facebook, Twitter, telephone, flyers, etc)
  • Other?



The listing of topics that the Chair reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the meeting is not intended as a guarantee of the topics that will have been discussed. Not all topics listed may in fact be discussed, and other topics not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.