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Helping Indiana’s leaders become champions for early education

Indiana is poised for an expansion of high-quality pre-K.  We have a solid foundation to build upon, with two different pilot efforts — EEMG and On My Way Pre-K — as well as numerous other locally-driven efforts including Indy PSP, Title I-funded efforts and more.  And we have supportive infrastructure in the form of Paths to QUALITY™, the Foundations and other inputs.

Recent News

As Families Prioritize Child Care, Indiana Has a New Partner to Help Children Thrive

Early Learning Indiana increases statewide supports with expanded partnership with Indiana’s Office of Early Childhood and Out-of-School Learning. There are over 500,000 children under age five in Indiana, and nearly two-thirds of them have both parents in the workforce. Indiana families and communities rely upon child care and early learning programs to help their children thrive…

Ted’s Talk: Partnerships with a Purpose

On June 7, more than 500 Hoosier business, civic, early childhood, education and political leaders came together at Muncie’s Horizon Convention Center, brought together by Early Learning Indiana, the Indiana Early Learning Advisory Committee, Muncie and Delaware County BY5, and ReadyNation. With a goal of expanding early learning access across the state, those Indiana leaders…