Shelby County Schools Pre-K and Head Start applications are now open.
From Chalkbeat.org: The nonprofit overseeing early childhood education efforts in Memphis has a new executive director.
Celebrate the newest initiative for childcare centers, NEXT Memphis!
From Naco.org: The pre-k public-private partnership is the first initiative of First 8 Memphis, a subsidiary of Seeding Success, and is part of its comprehensive strategy to coordinate and improve services and outcomes for children from birth to eight years old across Shelby County.
From Daily Memphian: A new Memphis nonprofit centered on early childhood programming hopes to serve 30,000 children and their families by 2025.
From Fox13: First 8 Memphis is a new non-profit in Shelby County working to help children be successful in and out of the classroom.