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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.

Recent News

Indiana Expands On My Way Pre-K

The Indiana General Assembly recently passed a new law expanding the On My Way Pre-K program.   Great news for families and programs: Families from all 92 counties can now apply to On My Way Pre-K! Now, children who are 4-years-old by August 1, 2019, from low-income families living in any Indiana county might benefit from…

Healthy Start! Winners Announced

Early Learning Indiana awards $26,500 for healthy development in early learning programs.   Thanks to the generous support of the Indiana State Department of Health, Early Learning Indiana awarded $26,500 as part of the Healthy Start! Award Program. The funding opportunity consists of $500 cash prizes for boosting healthy development for children and families receiving care in…