North Carolina's Race to the Top - Early Learning Challenge Grant built on our long history of recognizing that when each child has the opportunity to fulfill his or her potential, we create the best outcomes in education, health and economic well-being for everyone in North Carolina. Through this grant, North Carolina . . .
Invested in those that shape children's experiences / Built consensus around our values and prioritized families
Supported rural communities/Focused on outcomes / Broke new ground that advanced the field of early learning
This grant was completed December 31, 2016, however, much of the work is ongoing as North Carolina strives to continue to strengthen the early childhood system and services available to children and families in our state.