South Carolina kids deserve the very best. After all, studies show that children who receive a high-quality early education are 20% more likely to graduate from high school and, on average, earn a 50% higher income. And this year our governor is planning to expand access to public 4K for all income-eligible children across South Carolina!
Yearly Archives: 2020
One in four kids in New Mexico live in poverty. Early childhood education has proven to lift kids out of poverty and prepare them for success in school and in life. Therefore, we need long-term sustainable solutions, like the proposed Early Childhood Education and Care Trust Fund. The proposed fund makes financial sense, as well. The return on investment for high-quality birth to five early childhood programs is estimated to be up to 13 percent per child, per year.