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Governor Ivey Visited Local Pre-K Program (January 10, 2019)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – As part of her efforts to promote childhood literacy throughout

Gov. Ivey Tours Pre-K Benefitting from Grant (January 10, 2019)

Gov. Ivey tours Pre-K benefiting from grant By:Renata Di Gregorio HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – On

Gov. Ivey Reads to Pre-K Students (January 10, 2019)

Gov. Ivey visits Providence Elementary School Gov. Kay Ivey reads to pre-K students HUNTSVILLE, AL

Gov. Kay Ivey Delights Students at Huntsville Visit (January 10, 2019)

Reading is not weird:’ Gov. Kay Ivey delights students at Huntsville visit Governor Ivey’s

Governor Kay Ivey Visits Pre-K Classrooms at E.R. Dickson (January 9, 2019)

Governor Kay Ivey visits pre-k classrooms at E.R. Dickson By: Katarina Luketich Posted: Jan 09,

Gov. Ivey Visits Pre-K Students in Mobile (January 9, 2019)

Gov. Ivey visits Pre-K students in Mobile Updated Jan 9, 2019 | Posted on Jan 9, 2019 MOBILE, Ala.

Ivey Visiting Pre-K Classrooms Across Alabama as Inauguration Day Approaches (January 7, 2019)

Ivey visiting pre-k classrooms across Alabama as Inauguration Day approaches As part of her efforts

Applications Set to Open Up for Award-Winning Alabama Pre-K Program (January 9, 2019)

Applications set to open up for award-winning Alabama pre-k program by Andrea Ramey Wednesday,

Governor Ivey Announces $106. Million Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education (January 8, 2019)

Governor Ivey Announces $10.6 Million Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education Posted 11:15 am,

Alabama’s Early Childhood Education Conference Hopes to Inspire Teachers (January 7, 2019)

Alabama’s early childhood education conference hopes to inspire teachers Governor Kay Ivey speaks

Ivey Touts Importance of Early Childhood Education (January 4, 2019)

Ivey touts importance of early childhood education Nearly 3,000 early childhood education

Annual Early Childhood Education Conference Being Held in Mobile (January 4, 2019)

Annual early childhood education conference being held in Mobile by WPMI Web Staff Friday, January

Governor Ivey to Visit Huffman Academy, Promoting Children’s Literacy (January 4, 2019)

Governor Ivey to visit Huffman Academy, promoting children literacy Posted by: Tanna Friday Posted

Governor Ivey Speaks at Early Childhood Education Conference in Mobile (January 3, 2019)

Governor Ivey speaks at Early Childhood Education Conference in Mobile MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) —

Ivey Touts Alabama’s Nationally-Recognized Pre-K Program at Conference (January 3, 2019)

Ivey touts Alabama’s nationally-recognized Pre-K program at conference Updated Jan 3; Posted Jan

Jeana Ross Explains why Alabama’s Early Childhood Education is the Envy of the Nation (January 3, 2019)

Jeana Ross explains why Alabama’s early childhood education is the envy of the nation Kicking off

Gov. Kay Ivey to Speak at Alabama Early Childhood Education Conference (January 2, 2019)

Gov. Kay Ivey to speak at Alabama Early Childhood Education Conference Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on

This Deep Red State Decided to Make a Serious Investment in Preschools – It’s Paying off Big Time (January 1, 2019)

This Deep-Red State Decided to Make a Serious Investment in Preschools. It’s Paying Off Big-Time.

New Study Shows Long-Term Benefits of First Class Pre-K (December 27, 2018)

New study shows long-term benefits of First Class Pre-K December 27, 2018January 2, 2019 Share this

Study: Benefits for Alabama’s First Class Pre-K Students Do Not “Fade Out” Over Time (December 27, 2018)

Study: Benefits for Alabama’s First Class Pre-K students do not ‘fade out’ over time An

Gov. Ivey Holds Summit for Leaders in Early Childhood Education (November 14, 2018)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) – Gov. Kay Ivey hosted an Early Childhood Education Leadership Summit

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K Program Ranked Nation’s Best Once Again (November 9, 2018)

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K program ranked nation’s best once again Alabama is ranked number

Only One State Comes Close to Having all the Elements of a Strong Pre-K Program, Report Finds (November 9, 2018)

Dive Brief: •More than half of the nation’s state-funded preschool programs operate for only

Governor Ivey Announces $10.6 Million Grant Awarded to Early Childhood Education (January 8, 2019)

MONTGOMERY — Governor Kay Ivey announced on Tuesday that the Alabama Department of Early

NEW OUTDOOR PRE-K CLASSROOM

Dawson Elementary celebrates new outdoor pre-k classroom.      

  Governor Ivey Reports Successful First Year for Strong Start, Strong Finish Education Initiative 

    Governor Ivey Reports Successful First Year for Strong Start, Strong Finish Education

State Profiled in Documentary About Early Childhood Education

https://altoday.com/archives/25040-state-profiled-in-documentary-about-early-childhood-education

Alabama’s Pre-K Program Featured in Documentary

https://www.al.com/news/index.ssf/2018/07/alabamas_pre-k_program_feature.html

Alabama Profiled in Documentary about Early Childhood Education

Alabama Profiled in Documentary about Early Childhood Education Montgomery – Governor Kay Ivey is

New Opportunities in Cottonwood Offered from Pre-K

New Opportunities in Cottonwood Offered from Pre-K (WDHN Dothan First)  

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Summer Achievement Program Pilot to Promote Literacy

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Summer Achievement Program Pilot to Promote Literacy (May 2018)

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama ESSA Plan Approved by U.S. Department of Education

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama ESSA Plan Approved by U.S. Department of Education (May 2018)

107 New First Class Pre-K Classrooms to be Added in the 2018-2019 School Year

107 New First Class Pre-K Classrooms to be Added in the 2018-2019 School Year (April 2018)

Alabama First Class Pre-K Named Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 12th Year in a Row

Alabama First Class Pre-K Named Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 12th Year in a Row (April

Alabama First Class Pre-K Alumni Outperforming Peers According to New Study

Alabama First Class Pre-K Alumni Outperforming Peers According to New Study (February 2018)

Governor Ivey Announces New Policy Initiatives as Part of “Strong Start, Strong Finish”

Governor Ivey Announces New Policy Initiatives as Part of “Strong Start Strong Finish”

Governor Ivey Announces $1.5 Million Grant to Help Expand State Pre-K through Third Grade Program to More Schools

Governor Ivey Announces $1.5 Million Grant to Help Expand State Pre-K through Third Grade Program

Governor Ivey Announces “Strong Start, Strong Finish” Education Initiative

Governor Ivey Announces “Strong Start, Strong Finish” Education Initiative (July 2017)

Alabama to Add 122 New First Class Pre-K Classrooms for 2017-2018 School Year

Alabama to Add 122 New First Class Pre-K Classrooms for 2017-2018 School Year (May 2017)

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K Named Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 11th Year in a Row

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K Program Named Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 11th Year in a

Alabama expands ‘top-ranked’ pre-K locally

Alabama Expands Top Ranked Pre-K Locally (Lagniappe Mobile)

Madison City First Class Pre K Center welcomes another space for more students

Madison City First Class Pre-K Center Welcomes Another Space for More Students (WHNT 19 Huntsville)

First Class Pre-K program continues to grow

First Class Pre-K Program Continues to Grow (Daily Mountain Eagle Jasper)

Alabama First Class Pre-K named nation’s highest quality pre-kindergarten program for 12th consecutive year

Alabama First Class Pre-K Named Nation’s Highest Quality Pre-Kindergarten Program for 12th

Alabama First Class Pre-K tops nation in quality for 12th year

Alabama First Class Pre-K Program Tops Nation in Quality for 12th Year (AL.com)

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K named nation’s highest quality program for 12th year in a row

Alabama’s First Class Pre-K Named Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 12th Year in a Row (WTVY

Alabama State Legislature approves $18.5 million pre-k expansion

Alabama State Legislature Approves $18.5 Million Pre-K Expansion (Yellowhammer News)

Funding increase for Pre-K approved

Funding Increase for First Class Pre-K Approved (Alex City Outlook)

Advocates ask Alabama lawmakers for $20 million to expand First Class Pre-K

Advocates Ask Alabama Lawmakers for $20 Million to Expand First Class Pre-K, Add 160 More

Alabama lawmakers should back Gov. Ivey’s Pre-K increase

Alabama Lawmakers Should Back Governor Ivey’s Pre-K Increase (Montgomery Advertiser)

Keep the momentum moving forward: Fund Gov. Ivey’s pre-K increase

Keep the Momentum Moving Forward: Fund Gov. Ivey’s Pre-K Increase (AL.com)  

Study shows Alabama Pre-K graduates outperforming peers

Study Shows Alabama Pre-K Graduates Outperforming Peers (WTVY Dothan)  

Birmingham City Schools Push for Pre-K

Birmingham City Schools Push for Pre-K (WBRC Birmingham)  

Governor Kay Ivey’s State of the State Address

Governor Kay Ivey’s State of the State Address (AL.com)

Thousands attend statewide pre-K conference in Mobile

Thousands Attend Statewide Pre-K Conference in Mobile (Lagniappe Mobile)

Gov. Ivey announces $1.5 million grant for early education

Gov. Ivey Announces $1.5 Million Grant for Early Education Program (AL.com)

Ivey Praises Alabama Pre-K Program

Ivey Praises Alabama Pre-K Program in Visit to Auburn Daycare (Opelika-Auburn News)

Alabama Pre-K Considered Best State-Funded Program in County

Alabama Pre-K Considered Best State-Funded Program in County (WAAY 31 Huntsville)

Public Pre-K Offered To More Alabama Students

Public Pre-K Offered to More Alabama Students (WKRG Mobile)

First Class Pre-K Helps Families

Like other schools participating in Alabama's First Class Pre-K program, Birmimgham's Glen Iris

State Pre-K Access Continues to Grow But Still Only Available to 25% of 4 Year Olds

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Alabama's pre-K program is growing, but it still isn't available to all of

Alabama’s Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program Continues to Lead the Nation in Quality for the Tenth Year in a Row

 MONTGOMERY— Alabama’s First Class Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program continues to lead the