Click here to find a First Class Pre-K or First Teacher Home Visiting program.

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The First Class Pre-K funding application for new classrooms is now open for the 2020-2021 school year, deadline March 13, 2020.

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To view the Starting At Zero film click here.

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Alabama First Class Pre-K distance learning supports home instruction, helping parents be their child’s first and most important teacher!

📷 Chickasaw Elementary First Class Pre-K

#PreK4AL #ALPreKContinues #StrongStartStrongFinish #BornReadyMovement https://t.co/lvIpHrA6ag
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Alabama First Class Pre-K distance learning supports home instruction, helping parents be their child’s first and most important teacher!

📷 St. Elmo Elementary First Class Pre-K

#PreK4AL #ALPreKContinues #StrongStartStrongFinish #BornReadyMovement https://t.co/SWp7yrgyWb
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Alabama First Class Pre-K distance learning supports home instruction, helping parents be their child’s first and most important teacher!

📷 Flomaton Elementary First Class Pre-K

#PreK4AL #ALPreKContinues #StrongStartStrongFinish #BornReadyMovement https://t.co/8izppLrdFu
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We love this! ❤️

We recognize and value all our educators are doing to stay connected with their students and continue learning, even at a distance.

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#PreK4AL #ALPreKContinues #StrongStartStrongFinish #BornReadyMovement

Did you know: 95% of a child’s brain develops from before birth through age 5. Millions of neural connections are formed every single second 🌟

Your child was born ready to learn and you were born ready to teach them! Learn more at @BornReadyOrg

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StartingatZeroFilm @StartingatZero_
The stimulation and support that children receive in the earliest years shape who they become in the future. https://t.co/RRUFxwyzE4

"First Class Pre-K has seen major funding increases most every year because, while we may be first for quality, we lag behind in allowing more children to access life changing early childhood education."

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