Kathy Boccella, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Friday, January 24, 2014, 1:08 AM
Ten education advocacy groups have formed a coalition to push for more funds for early education in Pennsylvania, which currently helps less than 20 percent of 3- and 4-year-olds access high-quality programs, according to Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children (PPC).
The coalition wants to “elevate the discussion about high-quality pre-K and how to make it more accessible to kids,” said Mike Race, a PPC spokesman.
In the spring, it plans to release a report on models for pre-K funding that have been successful in other states, he said.
Full story: Groups form coalition to push for early education Kathy Boccella, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1/24/14