2 out of 5 children in America do not have access to early learning programs like preschool.
Yet most of a child’s brain is developed by age 5.
Approximately 132 million girls between the age of 6 and 17 are out of school worldwide.
When girls lead their own lives, speak their minds and determine their futures, everyone benefits.
Children’s rights continue to be violated at the U.S. – Mexico border.
Vulnerable children are being held in custody longer than the legal limit, separated from their families, denied basic care and more.
This year, there are a lot of competing priorities facing our elected leaders. And through it all, we need to ensure that children are a top priority.
The news cycle in 2019 was anything but slow. There was so much that happened this year – it’s hard to keep track! That’s why we’re taking a moment to reflect on the stories that touched you, our readers, in 2019.
Which social media trends did we join in 2019? Find out!