Earlier this year, city, county and nonprofit leaders announced plans to establish a new education system for children ages 0-5. It’s called First 8 Memphis.
Memphis City Council has voted “yes” to an ordinance that will expand pre-kindergarten in Shelby County.
A plan to expand needs-based Pre-K in Shelby County is making its way to City Council.
A new nonprofit will help manage the public and private dollars used to fund pre-kindergarten and other poverty-fighting education initiatives.