ESSA Early Learning Coordination and Collaboration Virtual TA Sessions

The NC Department of Public Instruction, NC Early Childhood Foundation and EducationCounsel continue to offer support for Local Education Agencies (LEAs), Head Start programs and early learning leaders to explore new opportunities made possible through ESSA for birth to third…

ESSA Early Learning Office Hours: Coordinating Local Plans

Did you attend an ESSA Early Learning regional meeting in February and are now wondering what the next step is for collaboration in your community? Or maybe you missed the regional meeting and want to kick off local collaborative work?…

Help Us Tailor ESSA Early Learning Office Hours to Meet Your Needs

The NC Department of Public Instruction, NC Early Childhood Foundation and EducationCounsel continue to offer support for LEAs, Head Start programs, Smart Start partnerships and other local early learning leaders to explore new opportunities made possible through ESSA for birth…

Local Alignment across Early Learning Sectors Supported by State Partners

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) gives school districts and early learning leaders throughout the state the opportunity to collaborate across systems to improve outcomes for North Carolina’s children. Local teams are aligning their strategic vision and planning, supported by…

2019 Regional Meetings on Early Learning and the Every Student Succeeds Act

Building a strong foundation for learning takes all of us working together. With its requirements to engage early learning stakeholders, the Every Student Succeeds Act provides an opportunity to engage community partners to support our children in fulfilling their potential.…