KCCTO-KITS Partnership: Statewide Child Care Infant-Toddler Specialist Network

The University of Kansas through the Kansas Inservice Training System (KITS) in partnership with Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities, Inc. (KCCTO) will address the Kansas Department for Children and Families request for proposals to provide a network of infant toddler specialists that promote an increase in the both the capacity and quality of child care in the state of Kansas for infants and toddlers and their families.

Funding Agencies: 

Subcontract from: Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities (KCCTO), Grant from the Kansas Department for Children and Families

Collaborating Agencies: 
Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities (KCCTO)
Principal Investigator: 

David Lindeman
Senior Scientist, Director, Life Span Institute at Parsons, PhD, Department of Special Education George Peabody College for Teachers
620-421-6550 Ext. 1713
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons

Staff: 

Joni Breidenthal
Technical Assistance Specialist, MS, Education - Curriculum Instruction, Lesley University, BS, Early Childhood Education, University of Kansas
913-378-3276 (cell)
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Technical Assistance Specialist, Ph.D, Human Development and Family Sciences, Mississippi State University
Photo of Sarah Holmes
Technical Assistance Specialist, MS, Early Childhood Education, Kansas State University
785-477-0566
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons
Picture of Lisa Isaacson
Technical Assistance Specialist, MS, Early Childhood Special Education
785-410-8303
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons
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Technical Assistance Specialist, BGS, Early Childhood Education, Fort Hays State University
785-477-4346
Rachel Jury
Technical Assistance Specialist, BA, Elementary Education, Kansas Wesleyan University
Stephanie Keller
Technical Assistance Specialist, BS, Elementary Education, Fort Hays State University
785-477-0017
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons
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Technical Assistance Specialist, BS, Early Childhood Development, Pittsburg State University
785-477-0162
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons
Debbie Moody
Administrative Assistant
620-421-6550 Ext. 1859
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons
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Technical Assistance Specialist, BS, Family Studies and Human Services, Kansas State University
845-616-8637
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Technical Assistance Specialist, BS, Family Studies and Human Services, Kansas State University
785-477-0322
University Center on Developmental Disabilities Parsons


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