Supporting the work of early childhood

Upcoming Events

Nov 16 Link to Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Part 1: Tapestry By Design; The Developmentally, Individually and Culturally Responsive Classroom : Discussions based upon an understanding of how young children grow and learn; including interculturalism and family engagement,…

Nov 16 Link to Fathers Trying Together

Fathers Trying Together

Guided by staff, Fathers Trying Together is a monthly support group.

Goals of the group include:

  • Connecting with your child
  • Learning care, cope, and connection activities to foster positive…
Nov 20 Link to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop

Laugh, play, discover, and explore with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop. This program gives children the opportunity to learn and grow through play.

Each week, the library will…

Sign Up for Public Policy Updates

Trying Together has launched our 2017–18 Policy Agenda with nine priorities to:

Do What’s Best for Children

Invest Adequately

Enhance Quality

To accomplish this work, we need supporters who will join us to raise their voices, use traditional and social media, and meet with policy makers.

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Quote Fred Rogers

We need to remember that children are trying, too—trying to understand their feelings and their world, trying to please the people they love, trying to grow. When grownups and children are trying together, just about anything can be possible.

Fred Rogers

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