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Helping Indiana’s leaders become champions for early education

Indiana is poised for an expansion of high-quality pre-K.  We have a solid foundation to build upon, with two different pilot efforts — EEMG and On My Way Pre-K — as well as numerous other locally-driven efforts including Indy PSP, Title I-funded efforts and more.  And we have supportive infrastructure in the form of Paths to QUALITY™, the Foundations and other inputs.

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15 Early education programs awarded Family Engagement Prizes Early Learning Indiana announced today the winners of its 2018 Family Engagement Prize. The prize celebrates early education providers who champion the role of families as their children’s first teachers. Funded through a grant from the Lilly Endowment, Inc., 15 different early care and education providers received a…

Early Learning Indiana Recognized for Scholarship Fund at Purdue University Dean’s Club & Scholarship Reception

Since 2017, students have received scholarships totaling $256,000.   On October 18, 2018, Purdue University College of Health and Human Sciences celebrated scholarship recipients and donors with the HHS Dean’s Club & Scholarship Reception. Since 2017,  20 early childhood education students have received scholarships totaling $256,000 from Early Learning Indiana. The scholarships are part of an…