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We are here to help all Hoosiers advance early learning across the state – including you.

Ensuring great early learning opportunities for Indiana’s youngest citizens is no small task. Children need partners from sectors – families, early childhood educators, child care resource and referral agencies, and community members representing business, education, neighborhoods and more – to guarantee them a great start at life.

Partnerships for Early Learners exists to provide each of those partners with powerful pathways for activating their ideas, skills and connections to build a strong early learning system.

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Recent News
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Safe Sleep Update: No Swaddles in Indiana Child Care Programs

New views on swaddling via the National Resource Center For Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education.   In response to emergent research, the state of Indiana has updated their licensing requirements around safe sleep. The new safe sleep directive is that infants can no longer be swaddled in regulated child care settings….

Positive Behavior Begins with Effective Environments

  When it comes to classroom management, some things are easier said than done. And you’ve probably heard many opinions on discipline about what “you should be doing.” But as an early childhood professional, you know that positive behaviors start with positive environments, classroom preparedness and good techniques. Caring for the littlest learners is one…