Memphis Council Commits to Finding Pre-K Solution

MEMPHIS, TN, DECEMBER 5, 2017 –  Sitting at the Memphis City Council committee table Tuesday, Mayor Jim Strickland reiterated what he’d said for years: universal prekindergarten can be a “gamechanger.” With Strickland on board, the council’s executive...

County Recognizes Early Learning as Economic Development

NOVEMBER 15, 2017 – If I told you that a county in North Carolina took economic development incentive funds and invested them in early learning, would you believe it? Well that is exactly what happened recently in Buncombe County. Economic development incentives...

Measure Would Raise Tucson Sales Tax to Fund Preschool

TUSCON, AZ, OCTOBER 16, 2017 – Proposition 204 proposes to raise the sales tax in the city of Tucson by half a penny. The money would fund scholarships for up to 8,000 children living in the Tucson city limits for “high-quality” preschool. “They graduate from...