Your Child’s Future Begins Today

Supporting parents, providers and educators in providing quality early learning opportunities to all California children starting at birth.

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Your Child’s Future Begins Today

We advocate for policy changes and investments in high-quality early childhood programs for children from birth to age 8.

Your Child’s Future Begins Today

We advocate for policy changes and investments in high-quality early childhood programs for children from birth to age 8.

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News from Early Edge California

Proposed Changes to "Public Charge" Hurt California Children

Join our efforts to support the rights of immigrant families facing loss of services as a result of proposed changes to public charge.

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TK Conference 2018

The 2018 TK Conference is sold out! Sign up for the wait list or watch a livestream of the plenary presentation from 8:40-10:00 a.m. on October 23rd, courtesy of First 5 LA.

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Early Childhood Education Bills Signed Into Law

October 10, 2018 - Last week Governor Brown signed into law several key child care and early education bills that collectively offer promising opportunities to improve Early Learning programs for children across the state.

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Early Childhood Education Facts

of eligible infants and toddlers in California are enrolled in subsidized childcare programs.
of Children Ages 5 and Under in California are Dual Language Learners
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Blog/Dual Language Learners

What the $5 Million in New DLL Professional Development Means for Early Childhood Educators

Last month, Early Edge California and partners successfully advocated for allocation of $5 million in the 2018 California state budget to provide licensed early educators with training on effective strategies to support dual language learners (DLLs).  Read more about next steps for the rollout of the $5 million in grant funds.

Blog/ Professional Development

Updates from the California Commission on teacher credentialing

Read our latest update on the work of the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) related to the Child Development Permit.