Bay Area Early Childhood Funders


2018 and Earlier Presentations



The Next 20 Years for Early Childhood


A Life Course Framework for Improving the Lives of Disadvantaged Populations



Immigration Reform and its Impact on Children


California Leaders for Children -- 2018 Gubernatorial Campaign


The Science of Early Childhood



  • Minding our Words: Messaging to Win Better Policy for California's Children and Families
  • Family Engagement
  • Improving Early Childhood Compensation



  • Local Funding Initiatives
  • A New Way of Looking at Parent Support
  • The State of Infant and Toddler Care



  • Help Me Grow and the California Comprehensive Learning Plan
  • Messaging, Public Policy and Advocacy
  • Addressing Childhood Poverty and Financial Stability for Families



  • Federal and State Early Learning Opportunities
  • Promise Neighborhoods and Regional Race to the Top efforts
  • Early Childhood Mental Health



  • A Blueprint for Great Schools: Superintendent of Public Instruction TomTorlakson
  • Grade Level Reading/All American Cities Award: Ralph Smith, Annie E. Casey Foundation
  • Messaging, media and movement strategies: Former Superintendent Eastin; Ron Lally, WestEd



  • Federal and State Policy Update
  • American Birthright Campaign
  • The Future of PreK and Transitional K



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