Where’s the Momentum?

Driving the NC Pathways to Grade-Level Reading initiative is the foundational belief that together we can realize greater outcomes for young children than any of us can produce on our own. Our first step together was to define North Carolina’s…

NCECF Participates in #GivingTuesday on November 29th

How can you get involved with the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation’s #GivingTuesday campaign this November?  It’s easy!  Help us reach 1,000 Facebook “likes” and 1,000 Twitter followers. Here are three simple steps you can take on Tuesday, November 29th…

Early Childhood Spending Benefits Don’t Fade Away, N.C. Study Finds

DURHAM, N.C. — North Carolina’s investment in early child care and education programs resulted in higher test scores, less grade retention and fewer special education placements through fifth grade, research from the Duke Center for Child and Family Policy finds.…