April 21 is National Kindergarten Day

April 21 is National Kindergarten Day. Thank you for all you do Nebraska kindergarten teachers!  Read More

April 20, 2017  |  Posted in General

Sixpence Debuts New Website

Sixpence Early Learning Fund has given thousands of Nebraska infants and toddlers at risk a stronger start in life by promoting high-quality early learning opportunities. It recently launched a new website as part of its 10-year anniversary celebration.  Read More

April 06, 2017  |  Posted in General

Recent Posts

View All




word gap, winnebago tribe, u.s. senator deb fischer, travis miller, toxic stress, strong families act, step up to quality, social-emotional development, sixpence early learning fund, sixpence, serve and return, senator tony vargas, senator tanya cook, senator rick kolowski, senator mike johanns, senator lydia brasch, senator ken harr, senator ken haar, senator kathy campbell, senator kate sullivan, senator kate bolz, senator john stinner, senator jim scheer, senator heath mello, senator deb fischer, senator burke harr, school readiness tax credit act, school readiness, s.1086, rural schools, resilience, reading to children, reading aloud, reading, read for the record, read across america day, qris, poetry, parents, nebraska step up to quality, nebraska legislature, nebraska early childhood exchange, nebraska early childhood collaborative, nebraska department of health and human services, nebraska department of education, nebraska, n-miechv, mark hald, louise stoney, literacy development, literacy, learn the signs. act early, lb944, lb773, lb547, lb521, lb489, lb335, lb327, lb1135, lb1108, language processing, kindergarten readiness, kindergarten, jack shonkoff, iron triangle, high-quality early childhood education, head start, harvard center on the developing child, harvard, grandparents day, grandparents, governor pete ricketts, gates foundation, fight crime: invest in kids, fathers, father's day, families, executive function, educare, early childhood workforce, early childhood legislation, early childhood grant program, early childhood education workforce, early childhood, dr. samuel meisels, dr. james heckman, corrections, children, buffett early childhood institute, buffett early childhood fund, broken bow, brain development, becky veak, american academy of pediatrics, age 0-8, age 0-5, age 0-3, achievement gap, abecedarian project,