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CLC Learns about Early Childhood Education in Fifth Week

Week five of the CLC focused on the youngest New Yorkers and the early childhood programs that the City has for them including homevisiting, subsidized child care, Head Start and pre-kindergarten. Early childhood education and homevisiting programs hav …

CCC Testimony: New York State Senate Finance Committee and New York State Assembly Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Executive Budget Proposals for Education State Fiscal Year 2016-2017

CCC testified at the New York State Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means hearing on January 27, 2016 regarding the State Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Executive Budget proposals on education. While many of the Executive Budget proposals are steps in the …

PRE-K FOR ALL: 22,000 FAMILIES APPLY FOR PRE-K IN FIRST DAY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 17, 2015 CONTACT: pressoffice@cityhall.nyc.gov, (212) 788-2958 PRE-K FOR ALL: 22,000 FAMILIES APPLY FOR PRE-K IN FIRST DAY With seats for every child, 70,000 expected to apply for free, full-day, high-quality pre-K Applicat …

City’s Pre-Kindergarten For All Initiative Reaches Children Across the 5 Boroughs with Children in the Poorest Districts Benefiting Greatly

 Click here to download pdf of this analysis and to view maps. There are nearly 1.8 million children living in New York City and about half a million of them are under the age of five. Nearly 30 percent of all NYC children reside in poverty, and in som …

Read our Op-Ed: New York’s Budget Debate Must Focus More on Children

This Opinion Piece by CCC’s Executive Director Jennifer March was posted on WNYC’s Schoolbook on February 11, 2015. Over 1.7 million children live in New York City, the largest child population in the country. A staggering one-third of these children l …

Summary of the City FY2016 Preliminary Budget

Yesterday, Mayor de Blasio released his $77.7 billion Preliminary Budget for City Fiscal Year 2016, which begins July 1, 2015. The Preliminary Budget reflects a strong commitment from Mayor de Blasio and his administration to make investments that resu …

CCC’s New York City Fiscal Year 2016 Preliminary Budget Summary

The New York City Preliminary Budget for Fiscal Year 2016 takes important steps to address income inequality and improve child safety and well-being in New York City. Specifically, the Preliminary Budget proposes ongoing support for prekindergarten for …

CCC Testimony: Oversight: EarlyLearn

CCC testified at a City Council General Welfare Committee hearing on January 15, 2015 about EarlyLearn, New York City’s contracted early childhood system. CCC testified that while the goals of EarlyLearn, to improve quality while containing costs, rema …

Fall Brings New Advocacy Opportunities

Fall is here! While New York City’s children and families have kicked off a new school year, we’ve been gearing up here at CCC for another productive year advocating on their behalf. There’s a lot of work ahead of us to make New York City a better plac …

CCC City Fiscal Year 2015 Priorities to Make New York City a Better Place to be a Child

CCC responded to the City Executive Budget for Fiscal Year 2015 with a comprehensive list of budget priorities for the Mayor and the City Council that we believe are critical to making New York City a better place for every child. In this summary, we i …

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