American Localism At Its Best

Where is innovation happening on early learning investments? At the local level! Municipalities and counties across the United States are recognizing the importance of early learning for the well being of their children and the economy. They also recognize that…

MOOC Opportunity: Teaching Foundational Reading Skills

The Friday Institute at NC State University is offering a MOOC-ED, Teaching Foundational Reading Skills MOOC-Ed, to help participants more effectively prepare students in grades K–3 with the skills they need to become successful readers.The MOOC-Ed is organized around the…

Getting the 2020 Census Right Means Taking Action Now

Children under age four are at the highest risk for being undercounted in the Census. The Census Bureau estimates that over 25,000 young children in North Carolina were not counted in the 2010 census—the 8th highest amount in the country.…