Monthly Archives: January 2020

State highlights local school’s early childhood development program

State highlights local school’s early childhood development program A local school is being highlighted for their early childhood development program. The Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education chose Madison County Elementary in Gurley as one of its locations to tell the early childhood development story in the state. A team visited the school Friday to

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Governor Ivey Announces $33 Million Renewal Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education

Governor Ivey Announces $33 Million Renewal Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education Press Releases Posted on December 19, 2019 MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced that the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education was awarded $33 million by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education for a renewal

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Governor Ivey Announces $33 Million Renewal Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education

Governor Ivey Announces $33 Million Renewal Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced that the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education was awarded $33 million by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Education for a renewal of Alabama’s Preschool Development Grant Birth Through Five (PDG

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Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education awarded $33M federal grant

Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education awarded $33M federal grant Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced that the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education has been newly awarded a total of $33 million by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of Education for a renewal of the state’s Preschool Development

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Alabama Launches New Early Education Initiative with Eye on Future Workforce

Alabama launches new early education initiative with eye on future workforce By Angel Coker  – Banking and Legal Reporter, Birmingham Business Journal Dec 3, 2019, 4:06pm EST A new statewide initiative could have significant implications for the state’s workforce development efforts. The Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education has launched Born Ready, a movement focused on

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Governor Ivey Announces Born Ready Statewide Movement

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and Secretary of Early Childhood Education Jeana Ross on Tuesday announced Born Ready, a statewide movement focused on raising awareness among Alabama parents of the importance of early brain development and quality early childhood learning experiences. Innovative research at the heart of the Born Ready movement found that 95 percent

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State Launches “Born Ready” Parenting Movement

State launches ‘Born Ready’ parenting movement MONTGOMERY — Alabama’s Department of Early Childhood Education will take the lead on a new movement designed to encourage parents of young children to practice healthy and instructive techniques that will help their children become better learners. The department has experienced extraordinary success in the last decade building the

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