Is there Consensus on Pre-K in North Carolina?
September 11, 2017
11:30am – 12:30 pm
Is there agreement on the benefits of high quality prekindergarten? What’s the current state of scientific knowledge on the effects of prekindergarten? What does the research show are the outcomes for NC Pre-K? How does pre-k fit into the birth-through-age-eight continuum, and what does it mean for the years that come before and after? Join our webinar for answers to these questions and how to leverage what we know to advance early childhood policies and investments.
Our presenters include:
- Ken Dodge, William McDougall Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at Duke University, and founder of the Center for Child and Family Policy
- Lynne Vernon-Feagans, William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Applied Developmental Science and Special Education and Professor of Psychology
The session will be moderated by Susan Gates with SAS and Tracy Zimmerman with the North Carolina Early Childhood Foundation.