The early childhood years are the foundation for future development, providing a strong base for lifelong learning and healthy growth and development. In collaboration with early childhood partners and parents in the community, we work to ensure that all children have access to equitable learning opportunities to help them achieve their full potential as engaged learners and valued members of our community.
Equity in Early Childhood Education
- Established working team with IDOC and RIE to create the first evidence-based parenting curriculum focused on bonding attachment within a prison nursery unit in the United States.
- Identified infant mortality and early childhood education disparities in Allen County, Indiana and the Ft. Wayne community.