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Session Provides Road Map for Readiness Coalitions

On Wednesday, Jan. 11, elementary principals representing all Akron Public Schools' clusters attended a Readiness Coalition Orientation Session at the Andrew Jackson House in Akron. Laura DiCola, Summit Education Initiative's Early Childhood Strategy Leader, led the one-hour session to provide principals with important information, tools and a road map to support them with moving forward in forming a coalition. READ MORE»

The Lens to Clarity

"I had been looking through the same set of brown eyes my entire life. My whole world was greatly informed by what I viewed. Then one day, while fooling around with a bunch of my fellow teenaged buddies, I took one friend's set of eyeglasses and put them on. Boom! I saw an entirely different world." Read more from Executive Director Derran Wimer's January 2018 "Align & Engage" message in this post. READ MORE»

SEI Shares Cradle to Career Experience in Montgomery County

The critical work Ohio's Cradle to Career Initiatives do in their local community was highlighted through a collaboration from Learn to Earn Dayton and Summit Education Initiative (SEI) in December 2017. Learn to Earn invited state legislators, superintendents, early childhood advocates and community leaders, among others, to a "Cradle to Career Experience" created by SEI. READ MORE»