High-quality early childhood education is proven to dramatically improve a child’s opportunities for a better future while offering parents improved job stability and overall economic security. The federal government partners with state officials and advocates to support local innovation that’s designed to provide all children access to high-quality early learning and care. 

The First Five Years Fund has developed a series of state fact sheets to provide a high-level overview of the various early childhood education opportunities that exist within states, including those made possible with federal funding. Learn why federal support and partnerships are critical, especially at a time when states are making great strides on behalf of our youngest learners.

Check out the state fact sheets below!

To see the 2020 state fact sheets, click here.


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