Center for Early Language & Literacy

Event    Thursday, July 18, 2024
Children’s book author, CEO of Read with Malcolm - Share the Magic Foundation, Committee Member of the Georgia Council on Literacy and Super Bowl Champion Malcolm Mitchell is providing a live facilitation of the Traveling Tale Trail July 18 at 10 a.m. on Front Campus. Georgia College & State University staff, faculty and students: Please join us with your children on Front Campus to travel the pop-up tale trail. For more information, contact the Deal Center at 478-445-8500. Click here...
Announcement    Thursday, July 11, 2024
Guess who is coming to the annual Governor's Summit? Children’s book author, CEO of Read with Malcolm - Share the Magic Foundation, Committee Member of the Georgia Council on Literacy and Super Bowl Champion Malcolm Mitchell will serve as our panel moderator and provide a live facilitation of the Traveling Tale Trail July 18 at 10 a.m. Georgia College & State University staff, faculty and students: Please join us with your children on Front Campus to travel the pop-up tale trail. For...
Announcement    Friday, June 14, 2024
The Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy is proud to host the 2024 Annual Governor’s Summit on Early Language and Literacy July 17-18. Each year, the Deal Center hosts the summit to showcase current research, practice and policy related to early language and literacy development from birth through age eight for the state of Georgia. This year’s summit will focus on the implementation of wrap-around supports for the brain-building network across early childhood...
Event    Wednesday, July 17, 2024
The Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy is proud to host the 2024 Annual Governor’s Summit on Early Language and Literacy July 17-18. Each year, the Deal Center hosts the summit to showcase current research, practice and policy related to early language and literacy development from birth through age eight for the state of Georgia. This year’s summit will focus on the implementation of wrap around supports for the brain-building network across early childhood...
Announcement    Thursday, March 28, 2024
It’s no tall tale: A new trail where families can enjoy reading together is coming to Baldwin County’s Harrisburg neighborhood. Tale Trail is a quarter-mile footpath with a dozen storyboards on posts funded by the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy at Georgia College & State University. A ribbon cutting ceremony and opening celebration for the trail will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Collins P. Lee Community Center in Milledgeville. The path provides...
Event    Tuesday, April 2, 2024
It’s no tall tale: A new trail where families can enjoy reading together is coming to Baldwin County’s Harrisburg neighborhood. Tale Trail is a quarter-mile footpath with a dozen storyboards on posts funded by the Sandra Dunagan Deal Center for Early Language and Literacy at Georgia College & State University. A ribbon cutting ceremony and opening celebration for the trail will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Collins P. Lee Community Center in Milledgeville. The path provides...
Cover of the children's book, "Grayson's Play Date" by Steve J. Zachary Jr.
Event    Tuesday, April 2, 2024
The Deal Center is thrilled to present a brand new ‘Tale Trail’ to the Milledgeville community. Join us for a ribbon cutting honoring the opening of the trail, as well as a memorial bench reveal honoring Deacon Joseph "Joe" Ward Sr., on April 2 at 6 p.m. at the Collins P. Lee Community Center. The trail is based on the book Grayson's Play Date written by Baldwin County graduate Steve J. Zachary Jr., who wrote the book about his own son. We extend a special thank you to the Office of...
Announcement    Tuesday, January 16, 2024
An internal campus search is underway for the position of the Administrative Assistant II. Anyone interested in applying for this opportunity is encouraged to sign-in to OneUSG and enter the Recruiting Self Service module to view the job posting and apply. Current full-time, benefit eligible employees of Georgia College & State University are eligible to apply. The application deadline is Jan. 22, 2024.    Applying to jobs as an internal applicant can be done directly through OneUSG...
Announcement    Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Do you have a passion for children and/or reading? Do you want to get more involved in your local community? Become a volunteer reader. This session includes training for volunteer reading in schools which helps build the brain for reading success. Meet with representatives from Communities in Schools to set up volunteer reading sessions with local classrooms. Special speaker Carrie Deal will be in attendance. Join us Jan. 20 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Georgia College & State University...