To help policymakers and advocates answer that question, Pre-K Now offers “Funding the Future,” a report examining the range of pre-k funding options.
Head Start Bureau
Head Start is a comprehensive, federally funded program for low-income children and their families. Head Start offers parents opportunities and support for growth so that they can identify their own strengths, needs and interests.
No Child Left Behind
No Child Left Behind is the historic, bipartisan education reform effort that Congress passed into law on January 8, 2002. NCLB is built on four principles: accountability for results, more choices for parents, greater local control and flexibility.
Preschool for All
Preschool for ALL is working with many community partners to fulfill its mission of making quality preschool education accessible and affordable to the families of 3- and 4-year-old children in the Houston Region
Early Connections, a project of the Collaborative for Children, provides free information and helpful tips and resources about early childhood development and learning for parents, teachers, and childcare providers.
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Founded in 1926, NAEYC is the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children with nearly 100,000 members, a national network of over 300 Affiliates, and a growing global alliance of like-minded organizations.
Greater Houston Collaborative for Children
Collaborative for Children is a non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of early care and education in the Houston area. Partnering with families and community-based organizations, we focus on young children, from birth to age six.
Houston Association for the Education of Young Children
HAAEYC is one of the largest chapter affiliates of NAEYC, a national organization comprised of early care and education professionals. The mission of HAAEYC is to promote and support high quality care and education for young children.
Early Learning U.S. Department of Education
The Office of Early Education (OEL) provides useful and timely information to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness.