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ICYMI: Marking Progress and Moving Forward – Upcoming Events in Philadelphia and Reading

Early Childhood Education Apprenticeship Conference to Highlight Promising Initiatives One of early learning's biggest challenges is developing and retaining a well-qualified workforce. Cheryl Feldman, executive director of the District 1199c Training & Upgrading Fund, presented on a new innovative apprenticeship program at our 10th Anniversary Economic Summit. Now, her organization will…

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Senator Pat Browne: Progress and Work to Do

Senator Pat Browne, Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman for the 2017-18 Legislative Session and Co-Chair of the bi-partisan, bicameral Early Childhood Education Caucus spoke at the Commission's 10th Anniversary Early Learning Economic Summit reflecting on 10 years of progress in early learning investments, even during times of financial stress in the state budget.…

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ICYMI: Applause for PA’s funding boost for Early Childhood, Economics of the Child Care Workforce and More…

(July 2018 Newsletter) Applause for PA’s funding boost for Early Childhood Education In a recent op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer, members of the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission thank Governor Wolf and the Pennsylvania General Assembly for a remarkable, bipartisan effort awarding early learning programs an additional $66.5 million in…

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