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The Economic Impact of Child Care and the Care4Kids Program: 12/7 Forum
On December 7, the Commission on Women, Children and Seniors, in collaboration with the CT Early Childhood Alliance, hosted a forum on child care and the Care4Kids program. The forum drew a number of legislators and can be watched online at the CT-N website. CT Newsjunkie and WTNH Channel 8 also covered the forum.
January 9 Community Conversation: Strategies to Prepare All Children to be Successful in School
A forum showcasing how community engagement, collaboration, and innovation can be harnessed to develop young children into strong students will be held on January 9, 2017 from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm at the Sheraton Hartford South, Rocky Hill. Co-sponsors include: Teachers Policy Institute, CT Early Childhood Alliance, CT Parent Power, CT Center for the New Economy, CT Family Resource Center Alliance. Review the agenda and register online.