First 5 San Diego Awarded More than $10 Million Grant

First 5 San Diego today announced it has received an award of more than $10 million for First 5 California’s Child Signature Program to ensure quality early childhood education in the county. “Funding for early childhood education has faced dramatic cuts … Continued

Closing the Achievement Gap Before it Starts

Published in the Union Tribune on February 8, 2013 http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/feb/07/early-childhood-education/ By Randy Ward & Kimberly Medeiros It’s well-known that many children in our community come into the education system at a distinct disadvantage. By the time they are 3 years … Continued