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Closing the Achievement Gap Event

premiere event web.jpgThe Center for Early Childhood Education at Eastern Connecticut State University will be hosting Closing the Achievement Gap Through Preschool Literacy on Friday, November 30, at 3:30 pm. The event will include a brief program on the critical importance of early childhood education in addressing the achievement gap in Connecticut. The event will also include a premiere of "Inspiring Lessons: What We Learned from the Community Partners for Early Literacy Project," a 30-minute video about the Center's effort to improve the language and early literacy skills of preschoolers in Willimantic.

A light reception will follow at 4:15.

RSVP to rsvp@easternct.edu or 860-465-0687 by November 19th. If you cannot attend the event but would like to receive a copy of the video, please email cece@easternct.edu.

For more information, see http://www.easternct.edu/cece/video_premiere_event.html.