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Danny Joe LaBrecque
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  • Chicago, IL
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Video nature journal

Check out my first video nature journal! Use the comment box with your children to post their responses. Remember, at the Tree House there are no wrong answers, just opportunities to express ideas,…Continue

Tags: Nature, Journal, Squirrels, Video, House

Started Apr 5, 2012


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Danny LaBrecque has been in the field of early childhood development for ten years. He began his career as a classroom educator at Grand Avenue Preschool & Daycare, Inc. in LaGrange, Illinois. Later, he became the early childhood curricula developer and program coordinator for The Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois. He currently works at home, caring for his young daughter and developing a web series and corresponding online community called Danny Joe’s Tree House. Danny aspires to walk in the footsteps of his hero Fred Rogers.
A collaboration between Danny and his wife, Stefani Foster, a professional director and cinematographer, Danny Joe's Tree House invites young children and their adult caregivers to come outside and learn about natural history and science through play. The program also promotes quality family interactions with nature in the digital age. Episodes can be viewed through YouTube or Facebook:
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A Beautiful Day

Dear friends, family and neighbors, 

I can’t begin to express how honored I am that Eliot Daley has endorsed me for the role of Fred Rogers in the upcoming biopic, A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood. 


I first…


Posted on May 31, 2013 at 12:09pm

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At 8:13pm on April 12, 2012, Suz Lipman said…

>I hope you'll share your activities, ideas and photos

And videos!!

At 8:02pm on April 12, 2012, Suz Lipman said…

Hey Danny, Warm welcome to C&NN Connect. I'm the forum host. I'm glad you found us and are making yourself at home. Thanks for sharing your videos with us. They're really fun. As far as our groups, our Early Childhood group will probably interest you among others. I hope you'll share your activities, ideas and photos with us and find this a rich source of resources. For any questions about the network, see our FAQ page. Hope to see you here again soon.


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