As America continues to face critical talent shortages and continual budget deficits, afterschool programs are vital in ensuring our competitiveness globally.
A review of how the business community can help to re-imagining how, when, and where young people learn through expanded learning options including afterschool programs and extended learning time.
Release date: November 2010
Business has a clear economic stake in the future of our nation’s children and should be an active partner in promoting policies that help young children succeed.
This toolkit will show you how you can take a “Superman” approach to spurring effective education reform in your community in three key areas: great teachers and leaders, more innovation, and better data.
Attached is a full roster of all participants in the Business LEADs Institute through the September 2010 session. Feel free to contact your classmates to continue discussions begun at your respective sessions.
Attached are the PowerPoint presentations and documents from the September Business LEADs Institute. Please feel free to download and use while continuing your outreach to the business community and education stakeholders in your region.
Ready, Set, Go! is a compilation of research on early learning opportunities for children from birth to age five, the impact on a child’s development, and the role of early learning in building a strong academic foundation.