“[SCAN is] a new political arm that is crusading to make early-childhood education a top-tier issue.”
The Washington Post

SCAN Believes Every Child Deserves the Best Start in Life

By holding elected leaders accountable, we are helping kids from birth to age 5 survive and thrive.


In 2019, SCAN:

Engaged with candidates at more than 140 events.

Delivered more than 800,000 messages to lawmakers on behalf of kids.

Secured $236 million in state investments for early childhood education.

Mobilized 446 volunteers in their communities and more than 330,000 online supporters.

Where We Work


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