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  1. Mixed-Delivery Preschool Grant Program

    VECF is pleased to announce details of a competitive grant program for communities to field-test innovative solutions to barriers preventing eligible children from participating in VA's preschool initiative by promoting public-private partnerships & increased collaboration between business, education, & community leaders.

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  2. VECF Welcomes New Board & Advisors Council Members

    Join VECF in welcoming Jeffrey Novak (AOL) to the Board of Directors and The Honorable David C. Gompert (RAND Corporation) to the Advisors Council.

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  3. "Building Excellence" for Smart Beginnings Announced

    "Building Excellence" will ensure Smart Beginnings communities have access to the expert technical assistance needed to attain excellence as they address the complex issues faced by young children and their families.

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  4. VECF Releases 2015 Annual Report Celebrating 10 Years

    This report highlights our top achievements over the past ten years, underscoring the impact and value of Virginia's own Smart Beginnings public-private network.

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  5. Upskilling VA's Early Learning Workforce

    Over the next year VECF will convene key stakeholders in a series of solutions-oriented discussions with the goal of developing consensus & implementing a plan for continuum of high quality early education, training, & professional designations supporting & acknowledging a highly skilled early learning working in VA.

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