Every child needs a chance at success in school and in life. A secure early environment and access to high-quality early childhood education is the key to that kind of opportunity.
Giving children quality early education experiences helps children and our state succeed: More children enter school ready to learn, more graduate from high school down the road, and fewer need remediation or special education. More >
Meeting Basic Needs
The three H's--hunger, homelessness, and health crisis--pose special threats for children in Texas, which has some of the nation's highest rates of all three among children. The aid system for children and families here lags behind aid for kids in other states. More >
To curb the challenges many children born with developmental delays or disabilities face--and even to make those challenges disappear--we must provide targeted help to babies and toddlers. More>