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Voices’ Senior Policy Analyst Emily Griffey (pictured above with Policy Analyst Ashley Everette and Kids Count Director Ted Groves) was honored for her work on behalf of Virginia’s youngest children last week. She was one of three recipients of Children’s … Continue reading

Governor McAuliffe’s Budget Proposal- FY16

With a significant revenue shortfall we were anticipating a budget proposal from Governor McAuliffe that could have reduced access to children’s services. We were pleased that Governor’s budget announcement on Wednesday did not include any significant set-backs for kids. However … Continue reading

EC Policy Network Unified Agenda Roll Out- 12/19

Calling all stakeholders in early childhood and advocates for young children and their families…. You are invited to participate in the the roll out of the 2015 Early Childhood Policy Network Unified Agenda.   A network of more than 20 organizations … Continue reading

2015 EC Policy Network Unified Agenda- Building the Path to Virginia’s Prosperity

We would like to share the 2015 Early Childhood Policy Network Unified Agenda- Building the Path to Virginia’s Prosperity. (Download pdf of Agenda here-2015 Early Childhood Education Unified Agenda) This agenda represents a comprehensive vision for ensuring the school readiness … Continue reading