$245,000 Awarded to Achieve Grade-Level Reading in North Carolina

Raleigh, NC – The NC Early Childhood Foundation (NCECF), a statewide nonprofit driven by the vision that each North Carolina child has a strong foundation for lifelong health, education and well-being, has been awarded grants totaling $245,000 from The Belk…

What Does NC Pre-K Cost?

In 2016, the General Assembly passed legislation requiring the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE), in consultation with the Department of Public Instruction (DPI), to study the cost and effectiveness…

Webinar – NC CEOs’ Call for Birth-to-Age-Eight Policies

Join us to learn about North Carolina CEOs’ efforts to improve third grade reading proficiency. CEOs from SAS, AT&T North Carolina, Ingersoll Rand, Bank of America, N.A., National Gypsum Company, Red Hat, Inc., and Medical Mutual Insurance Company of North…

NC CEOs Launch 3rd Grade Reading Initiative

Led by SAS CEO Jim Goodnight, North Carolina business leaders are advocating for new policies to increase third grade reading proficiency in North Carolina. Joining Goodnight at the release of a new report from the Business Roundtable was: Venessa Harrison,…