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Scientific literacy supports students and adults alike in understanding headlines, making wise...
Strong literacy skills are passports to academic and career success. Across the U.S., EDC helps early...
Increased pressure on schools, early childhood and afterschool programs, districts, and states for...

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Girls Looking Through Magnifying Glass

EDC has been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation that will enable the global...

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On August 24 to 26, EDC joined its partners, the National Career Academy Coalition, University of...

Young woman working on robotics

With a $1.38M grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute for Education Sciences,...

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David Jacobson, Adam Swanson, and Jerry Reed (shown left to right below) presented sessions and led...

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Watch how our Young Mathematicians program uses games to engage children in learning math and build their persistence.

Who We Are

Patricia Fahey

Patricia Fahey is a national expert on early childhood education program quality...

Nicole Breslow

Nicole Breslow provides technical assistance and conducts applied research and...

Maria Velasquez

María Velásquez has a wealth of experience in the fields of early childhood...

David Jacobson

David Jacobson works with states, districts, and communities to improve early...