Resources

Storyville

 

These small learning and literacy centers inside two Baltimore public libraries resemble our Learning Playhouse vision in many ways.

http://www.bcplstoryville.org/storyville_about.html

 

Inman Park Cooperative Preschool

 

A good reference for a co-operative organization that started in the basement of a church in Atlanta. http://www.ipcp.org

 

Tiny Tots Indoor Playground

 

A Family run co-op. A place to enjoy energetic play during the rainy season in Eugene Oregon.  Housed in but not affiliated with a church. For children 0 – 5 and their families. http://tinytotscoop.org

 

Woodland Park Cooperative Preschool

 

Offers inspiring ideas about what parents can accomplish when they work together. http://teachertomsblog.blogspot.com/2011/08/cooperative-nuts-and-bolts-starting.html

 

National Cooperative Business Association

 

Holds workshops and more. http://www.ncba.coop/

 

Kickstarter

 

Good online tool for organizing a goal based fundraising campaign. Hosts 60 day all or nothing campaigns. Takes 5% in addition to credit card fees. http://kickstarter.com

 

Association of Children’s Museums

 

Useful resources and data for member museums but also some help for non-members. http://www.childrensmuseums.org