Mayors Learn about Building An Early Learning Nation

The U.S. Conference of Mayors will vote on a resolution today supporting creating an early learning nation by 2025. In North Carolina, the following mayors signed on to the Resolution before the meeting: Concord: J. Scott Padgett Durham: William Bell…

Faith Leaders Deliver First 2000 Days Message

Faith leaders and congregation members continue to come together across NC to discuss how they can support children’s early learning. Inspired by regional summits sponsored by the North Carolina Partnership for Children, three Community Faith Summits were held this spring…

Governors Release Early Education Principles

As the federal government considers proposals to advance early childhood education, the National Governors Association released guiding principles to ensure a strong state-federal partnership. The principles focus on the role of states in developing high-quality early education systems, including governors…

First 2000 Days Community Summits Attract New Champions

Whiteville, NC Mayor Terry Mann, Columbus County Sheriff Lewis Hatcher and District Attorney Jon David were among the participants in the recent Columbus County Partnership for Children’s First 2000 Days Community Summit. These public officials and other community leaders came…