preschool http://wmub.org en GCF's Big Idea Challenge Winners http://wmub.org/post/gcfs-big-idea-challenge-winners <p></p><p> Sun, 27 Oct 2013 10:30:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 18842 at http://wmub.org GCF's Big Idea Challenge Winners 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