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Speaker Profile - D. A. Batrowny

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Region: New York: West/Central Upstate
Will Travel: Anywhere in the world
Skype Visit: Yes
SCBWI Profile: Member Profile
Speaker Email: Dbatrowny@gmail.com
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Bio:
D. A. Batrowny resides in New York State and the DC metro area. She has over 25 years of experience working with children and families in the field of nurse home visiting, growth and development, literacy, and early childhood education. She has worked as a home visitor, longitudinal study interviewer, children's non-profit program director and writer. She holds degrees in Nursing and Business Administration and educational experience in writing, editing, project management, computer informational science and marketing. She believes that all children should have the opportunity to reach their highest potential. Her goal is to share this information with the parents of every young child, starting at birth. This belief led to the idea for The "Artt" of Early Learning Series, and the Early Ed Series. They were designed to promote growth and development, pre-literacy skills and fun! They provides great information for parents in the short time that it takes to read a fun children's story!


Presentation Description:
This presentation would be ideal for expectant and new parents. D. A. Batrowny will discuss the information that she has gained while working with children and families for over 25 years in the areas of nurse home visiting, growth and development, literacy, and early childhood education. She has worked as a home visitor, longitudinal study interviewer with Cornell University, the University of Rochester Medical Center and the University of Colorado at Denver, children's non-profit program director and writer. She will discuss the idea behind her children's book series that is written for parents. She will discuss the importance of knowing about developmental milestones, and the simple no cost things that parents can do to provide a great start for their children. She believes that all children should have the opportunity to reach their highest potential. Her goal is to share this information with the parents of every young child, starting at birth. This belief led to the idea for The "Artt" of Early Learning Series, including the first book entitled "Welcome Smart Artt." This series was designed to promote growth and development, pre-literacy skills and fun!  Click here to view The Artt of Early Learning Series!