Alabama was awarded a Federal Preschool Development Grant today that will help expand access to high-quality pre-K in our state. The grant is for $17.5 million per year for up to four years. For more information about the grants, visit the US Dept. of Education website or view this announcement article.
The Bold Goals Education Steering Committee had its inaugural meeting on Thursday, December 4th. It was a gathering of cross-sector education stakeholders from Blount, Jefferson, Shelby, Walker, and St. Clair Counties. You can see the roster of committee members and the leadership agreement that they have signed here. At the meeting, the committee approved the Process […]
The Bold Goals Education 180 Day Action Plan will guide our next steps from November 2014 through April of2015. The 180 Day Action Plan outlines month-to-month plans for convening our leadership structure, diving into data and launching action networks. An interactive version is available to provide more information on the next steps.
The Bold Goals Coalition has contracted with The Strive Partnership to help advise the Education Steering Committee with its goals and strategies. The Strive Partnership is focused on the success of our children: every child, every step, from cradle to career.