Transforming Minnesota’s Early Childhood Workforce: Making Strides Together Convening – October 29, 2018

On October 29, 2018, we brought together 40 experts on early childhood financing and the early childhood workforce to learn from each other, discuss issues and propose next steps.  Stakeholders included advocacy organizations, state agency representatives, higher education faculty and administrators, philanthropists, the Federal Reserve of Minnesota, early childhood educators and program directors, as well as national experts including the Early Learning Policy Group, the Committee for Economic Development and the TEACH National Center.  Jerry Cutts and Liz Davis, Minnesotans who served on the National Academy of Sciences’ workgroup that produced the national consensus study report, Transforming the Financing of Early Care and Education, shared their experience with the process as well as the recommendations from the report.

Our goals were to:

Agenda, Reports and Copies of the PowerPoint Presentations: