Success by 6 http://wmub.org en Effort underway to increase access to preschool education http://wmub.org/post/effort-underway-increase-access-preschool-education <p>Business and Community leaders are coming together to launch a city-wide initiative to get more - if not all- kids in pre-school.</p><p>Studies show children who attend pre-school do better in school and in life. Advocates point out nearly 90 percent of a child's brain is developed before age five but kids typically enter kindergarten at age six.</p><p>The <a href="http://4cforchildren.org/Promise/" target="_blank">Cincinnati Preschool Promise</a> aims to be a public/private partnership.</p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 15:39:53 +0000 Tana Weingartner 11723 at http://wmub.org Effort underway to increase access to preschool education Success by 6 http://wmub.org/post/success-6 <p>As part of WVXU’s continuing support of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting’s<a href="http://www.cetconnect.org/american-graduate"><strong> American Graduate </strong></a>effort to find solutions to our nation’s high school dropout problem, Mark Perzel welcomes<strong> Stephanie Byrd</strong>, executive director of <a href="http://sb6uwgc.org/"><strong>Cincinnati’s Success by 6</strong></a> initiatives, striving to get toddlers and young children prepared for school through early education efforts.</p><p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 6079 at http://wmub.org Success by 6