April- News + Events

News + Highlights:

Governor Daytons Final State of the State Address 

MPR- Dayton Pushes Again for Pre-K Funding 

Scientific American- Long Term Gains: Pre-K programs lead to Furthered Education Later in Life

New America- Omnibus Bill Brings Good News to Early Childhood Advocates

New America- Diversifying Teacher Workforce with ‘Grow Your Own’ Programs 

New America- Dual Language Learner Data Gaps: The Need for Better Policies in the Early Years 

Small Talks- Elevating the Early Childhood Profession

Children Cabinet Webpage can be found here!

Events:

B8 Core Team Subcommittee meetings

Written by Christine Empanger

Christine is a graduate student at Augsburg University. While working as an Intern with Advance Consulting LLC she has found a passion for bettering the Early Childhood Workforce and provide quality, and accessible early education across Minnesota. Advance Consulting LLC is a public policy consulting firm serving clients in the government, non-profit and private sectors whose mission is to work with clients to improve the lives of children and families. www.advance-consulting.org.