Early Childhood Education
All babies and toddlers need positive early learning experiences to foster their intellectual, social and emotional development. Young children living in high-risk environments need additional supports to promote their healthy growth and development. High quality early childhood education has been show to improve child development and school readiness. It also supports families that are entering the workforce.
Federal and state funding for early childhood education programs has been hit hard by budget cuts. Urge your elected leaders to reverse such short-sighted cost-cutting efforts and invest in our children's future.