Farewell to Mandy Ableidinger, NCECF’s Deputy Director

Friends of NCECF, It is with mixed emotions that I am informing you that Mandy Ableidinger will be leaving NCECF to join the Alliance for Early Success as a Senior Policy Director. I am positively thrilled for her, AND we…

B-3 Council Proposes New Priorities for 2021

A legislative council charged with creating a vision and strategy for a comprehensive birth through third grade education system for North Carolina will focus in 2021 on transitions among preschool and the early grades, supporting mental health and family engagement…

Let’s Get Ready! Guide for Families with Rising Kindergarteners

The NC Department of Public Instruction’s Office of Early Learning (OEL) released a new resource for families and caregivers to help support their child’s transition to kindergarten. The Let’s Get Ready! Guide: Uses a whole child approach, building upon the…

Help Us Create the Pathways Action Map!

The NC Early Childhood Foundation is excited to continue the bold work of the NC Pathways to Grade-Level Reading Initiative (Pathways) with the development of the Pathways Action Map; a new online tool to help drive action in North Carolina.…

Job Opportunity: NC Head Start Collaboration Coordinator

Are you committed to building a comprehensive birth-through-age-eight education continuum in NC? Are you a collaborator who believes we can accomplish more together for young children and their families than any one agency or organization can alone? Then this job…