Online pre-registration applications for the 2019-2020 school year may be submitted beginning January 15, 2019

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Click here to read about Professional Development for First Class Pre-K or First Teacher Home Visiting...

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The First Class Pre-K grant application is now open for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Click the link below to access the 2018-19 New Grantee Training Presentation.

New Grantee Training

 

STARTING AT ZERO: Reimagining Education in America

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This week | Chilton County Board of Education hosted a special “Pre-K Premiere” where they rolled out the red carpet for families, and drew the names for their next class of First Class Pre-K superstars 🌟

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Mark Dixon, "These examples of achievement prove Alabama can reach its potential. But there is still work to be done." We agree!

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Mark Dixon, "Over the last decade, legislators passed budgets that strategically invested in First Class Pre-K...the best in the nation, a proven means of boosting future student achievement."

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Highlight | Garrett Elementary in Montgomery celebrates Leadership Day!

Kindergarten through 5th grade scholars demonstrated their STEM, literacy, and artistic skills on display in the classroom, and shared “7 Habits of Highly Effective People.”

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Deadline | Today is the day to click "submit" on your organization's grant application for new First Class Pre-K classroom funding!

Watch 🎥 @AlaSchoolBoards webinar explaining the application process:
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“How pinwheels and Play-Doh can address post-tornado trauma in Lee County”

Therapeutic comfort kits organized by the state coordinator for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health make their way to young tornado victims.

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