Watch: Kindergarten Kickoff

Entering kindergarten is a major milestone for every child and, for many, can be an adjustment. To help make the transition a little bit easier, our friends at the Suffolk Early…
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1/3 of Virginia’s Kids Not Ready

Earlier this month, The University of Virginia Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (UVA CASTL) released their final report as part of Virginia’s Kindergarten Readiness Project (VKRP), a…
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In The News: Governor McAuliffe Announces $17.5 Million Federal Preschool Expansion Grant

RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Virginia has been awarded a $17.5 million federal Preschool Expansion Grant that will allow the Commonwealth to serve as many as 1,600…
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In The News: E3 Board Member Receives Darden Award

Last night, one of E3’s founding board members, Jane Batten, received the prestigious Darden Award for Regional Leadership.  The award is given annually by The Civic Leadership Institute to an…
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In The News: E3 President & CEO Receives Regional Service Award

  It was a great weekend at ODU’s Homecoming events! On Friday, we were at the Founder’s Day award ceremony where our very own Lisa Howard received the Albert B….
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Watch: The Economics of Early Childhood

Last week, The Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation co-sponsored an executive briefing on the Economics of Early Childhood. The briefing featured Mike Petters, CEO of…
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Watch: The New E3 School featured on Cox 11’s Hot Ticket

Last month, E3 hosted a hard hat tour and Challenge Campaign kickoff event for business, civic and philanthropic leaders in the South Hampton Roads region to see first-hand the vision…
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In The News: Saint Patrick Catholic School Celebrates 10 Years Since Groundbreaking

Last week marked the 10th anniversary of the groundbreaking for Saint Patrick Catholic School in Norfolk, VA.  Since they broke ground, Saint Patrick’s has been driven by the vision of an…
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Watch: Challenge Campaign Video for The New E3 School

Earlier this month, we kicked off our Challenge Campaign for The New E3 School in Norfolk, VA. To help us make the case for the importance of investing in early…
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In The News: Members Announced for Commonwealth Council on Childhood Success

  You may have heard that last month, Governor McAuliffe announced the Commonwealth Council on Childhood Success, saying, “The Commonwealth Council on Childhood Success and its members are charged with…
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