Sponsored by the Delaware Early Childhood Council, today is Early Childhood Advocacy Day

child coloringAccording to Education Corner magazine, “Research has show that children… benefit by receiving formal education before kindergarten. According to some studies, children enrolled in these programs are more behaved and have higher IQ scores upon enrolling kindergarten than their peers without formal education. Likewise, it was shown that children enrolled in Head Start programs learned quicker than children not enrolled in these programs.”

But far too many children do not receive the benefits of these programs, or intervention, and many children enter school unprepared. When those unprepared children begin school already behind their classmates, they tend to fall further and further behind.

What can you do to help?

Today is the day that child care providers, parents, business and community leaders, and others join together for a special early childhood rally entitled A Brighter Future – Invest in Early Learning NOW!

Early Childhood Advocacy Day, May 4, 2016

Location: Legislative Hall, Dover, Delaware
Events from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Then, contact your legislators and tell them why you support the $11.3 million early learning investment in the proposed FY 2017 budget.

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