Kenowa Hills Early Childhood Center


Bright Beginnings


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Kent ISD Bright Beginnings is a partnership between Kent ISD and each Kent county school district. Bright Beginnings provides services to ALL families who have children prenatally through Kindergarten entry. The Bright Beginnings program is a NO COST family outreach and support program which uses the Parent as Teachers curriculum model. Parents as Teachers believes that children are born to learn and that parents are their children's first and most important teacher! The goal of this program is that ALL children will learn, grow and develop to realize their full potential.

Wendy Bronkema is your Kenowa Hills Bright Beginnings Parent Educator. As a Parent Educator, Wendy coordinates playgroups. For more information or to register for this program, please contact Wendy at 616-447-3103 or email

Bright Beginnings Playgroups
Day: Friday
Time: All playgroups are from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Location: KH Early Childhood Center Room #7

            (more dates will be announced for 2019)

Kenowa Hills Bright Beginnings Services Data (2016-2017)

Kent ISD Bright Beginnings M-STEP Impact Data (Spring 2017)

Parents as Teachers Outcomes Data (Kent ISD 2017)