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Master Plan for Early Learning and Care: News and Resources

Find information, news, and resources regarding California’s Master Plan for Early Learning and Care (MPELC), released in December 2020.


Early Edge MPELC Contributions
Promoting Equitable Early Learning and Care for Dual Language Learners
The MPELC website features knowledge briefs from experts in the Early Learning field. Early Edge’s Executive Director Patricia Lozano and Director of Dual Language Learner (DLL) Programs Carolyne Crolotte were part of the team of contributors, led by authors Marlene Zepeda, Professor Emeritus, California State University, Los Angeles and WestEd’s Ann-Marie Wiese, that produced the knowledge brief, Promoting Equitable Early Learning and Care for Dual Language Learners.
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Early Edge Statements 
Read Early Edge’s joint statement with children’s organization Kidango on the release of California’s MPELC.
MPELC Summaries 
Early Edge created summaries of key recommendations from the MPELC, including those related to Dual Language Learners (DLLs) and Family, Friend, and Neighbor (FFN) Providers.
MPELC in the News
The Early Childhood Policy Council
The creation and implementation of the MPELC receives ongoing oversight and guidance from the Early Childhood Policy Council (ECPC). Learn more about past meetings and our participation:
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