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Building our city’s future from the start.
A child’s foundation in life and learning are essentials to lifelong success. First 8 Memphis was founded to establish a strong educational base for every child in Shelby County. Our early childhood system aligns the county’s Pre-K, Home Visitation, Childcare and K-3rd programs. Each plays a special role in helping children and families reach their full potential.
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A high-quality Pre-K education has long been recognized as a way to help boost the lasting achievement of children from “the ground up.” Thanks to United Healthcare for this great article.
Host Jeremy C. Park talks with Dr. Kandace Thomas, Executive Director of First 8 Memphis.
From MemphisParent.com: First 8 executive director Dr. Kandace Thomas connects students and parents to the pre-k programs they need.