Governors, mayors and other state and local elected officials have been embracing early childhood education, making investments and creating opportunities for children and families across the nation. Here’s the latest:

New Event: April 10th – Center for American Progress/Invest in US Event with Governor Terry McAuliffe (VA)

This Friday, April 10, the Center for American Progress will host an Invest in US event with Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and other state and local leaders to highlight the progress states and communities are making to prioritize investments in early childhood. The event will be livestreamed (with RSVP). For more details Click Here.

New Invest in US State Graphics

Invest in US has released a series of infographics depicting the bipartisan momentum that’s building for early childhood education in red and blue states alike. The infographics include quotes from 18 Republican and Democratic governors on their support for high-quality early learning. Advocates are pushing these infographics and other messages of support on social media this week. To access the sample social media content and infographics Click Here.