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PA Early Learning Investment Commission Welcomes New Executive Director

The Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission announces the appointment of Andrea Heberlein as Executive Director. The Commission was created by an Executive Order in 2008 for the purpose of mobilizing business leaders across Pennsylvania to secure support for investments in early learning. Before joining the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission,…

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Examining the Status of Non-Traditional Child Care in Pennsylvania

A new study by Research for Action, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization that seeks to use research as the basis for the improvement of educational opportunities and outcomes, is an early, exploratory dive into Pennsylvania’s non-traditional child care field. As the number of jobs that require non-traditional work schedules (evenings, weekends,…

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Investing in the Workforce of Today & Tomorrow: Commissioners in Action

Commissioners participated in a panel discussion at the 2019 Early Learning Economic Summit, focusing on business-led initiatives targeting early learning issues in communities across the state. Moderated by CEO Emerita & Senior Advisor of WITF Public Media, Kathleen Pavelko, the panel was comprised of the following commissioners: Jack Brennan, Chairman…

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