Early childhood education and care remains at the forefront of the CSG/ERC Education Policy Program.
Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy is the keynote speaker of a two-day conference, Powerless People Need Powerful Friends: A Policymaker’s Conference on Early Childhood Education and Care – Using the Data, set for Sept. 6-7 at the University of Massachusetts/Boston campus.
The offices of Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell, Delaware Gov. Ruth Ann Minner, Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas and Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick have been invited to participate, along with Nobel prize-winning economist James Heckman and Harvard pediatric researcher Dr. Jack Shonkoff.
The CSG/ERC Education Steering Committee is chaired by New Jersey Sen. Bob Martin.
Please contact Dave Magnani for more information.