Jan Nahinurk, Director of the Learning Center at Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB), has been appointed to serve as a member of the statewide Early Childhood Education Advisory Committee. Ms. Nahinurk was appointed by the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction.
The Advisory Committee will help guide the Department's efforts to design and implement various program initiatives based on the findings and recommendations from an early childhood care and education study. As a committee member, Jan will be provided information on study recommendations for policy consideration and/or initiatives to implement to the Department.
Dakota College's Para-Professional Educator and Caregiver programs are under the direction of the college's Learning Center. As such, Ms. Nahinurk has a working knowledge of the child care topic and is in a position to lend practical applications to the committee's work.