North Alabama Business Leaders' Summit on Early Childhood Investment
June 22, 2011

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November 10, 2010

ASRA Coalition Meeting, 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m.
  • Steve Barnett from the National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) and Libby Doggett with the Pew Center on the States joined us. Watch Steve and Libby's presentations here:




Alabama School Readiness Alliance Coalition Meeting Agenda
November 10, 2010
29th Floor of the RSA Tower
Regions Training Center

11:00 a.m.    Registration
11:30 am      Pick up lunch
12:00 noon  Welcome and Video
                       Caroline Novak, President, A+ Education Partnership and Chair, Alabama School Readiness Alliance
12:15 p.m.    State Landscape for Pre-K
                        Marquita Davis, Commissioner, Alabama Department of Children’s Affairs
12:45 p.m.    The Latest Research on Effective Early Childhood Programs        
                        Steve Barnett, Co-Director, National Institute for Early Education Research
1:30 p.m.      The National Landscape for Pre-K                    
                        Libby Doggett, Deputy Director, Pew Center on the States
2:00 p.m.      Panel on Community Engagement
                        Denise Berkhalter and Lissa Tucker, Alabama Association of School Boards
                        Ann Sikes, Montgomery Education Foundation
                        Linda Blassingame, Just4, Mobile
2:30 p.m.      ASRA Update
                        Jan Hume
3:00               Adjourn

November 11th, 2010

South Alabama Business Leader's Summit on Early Childhood Investment, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.