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Cradle to Career partners with Worley Street Roundtable for family interviews!

Our organizations are working together to learn about early childhood learning opportunities and income mobility from families in our community. We know that parents are children’s most powerful advocates and first teachers. Therefore we want to learn about local families’ experiences with accessing affordable, quality care for their children, along Read more…

By Crystal Kroner, ago
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Quarterly Newsletters begin!

That’s right! For those of you wondering what we’re up to…. Complete with all the tidbits, snacks and updates regarding work to increase educational equity within our community. If you haven’t already done so, feel free to contact us with your interest in receiving our quarterly newsletter, or email us Read more…

By Crystal Kroner, ago
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WECCAN begins work on Two Generation Model!

Solutions tailored to local needs…. Findings from the 2017 Cradle to Career Alliance baseline report showed increasingly large disparities for low-income and African American students across each educational milestone, peaking in sixth grade for both English Language Arts and Math by over 50% at Columbia Public Schools. Focusing on prevention, Read more…

By Crystal Kroner, ago
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Milestones Get Kids Ready for Kindergarten

The Columbia Missourian features kindergarten readiness criteria developed by the Cradle to Career’s Early Childhood Collaborative Action Network. http://www.columbiamissourian.com/news/k12_education/list-of-milestones-meant-to-get-boone-county-kids-ready/article_35a73b8e-4d01-11e6-a9dc-ef0617db1a0c.html

By Editor, ago