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Center Spotlight: Dr. Raymond Biggar

The Picard Center would like to acknowledge the recent work and successes of Dr. Raymond Biggar.

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Mentoring for HOPE

UL Lafayette's Cecil J.

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The Leader In Me Evaluation Project

The Picard Center has completed the first phase of evaluations for the United Way of Acadiana's The Leader in Me (TL

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The Picard Center is now in the spring phase of the 2017-18 CLASS™ observation schedule. This spring, the CLASS-ACT team continues to conduct toddler and pre-kindergarten CLASS™ observations in early childhood settings across the State of Louisiana. In addition to the regularly assigned observations, the Picard Center is conducting a small infant pilot to assess the quality of teacher-infant interactions in childcare centers. To date, the Picard Center completion rate is over fifty-eight percent and the CLASS-ACT team is on target to reach their goal of conducting 3,860 CLASS™ observations by May 2018.