Human Services and Education Steering Committee: Education, Children and Families Subcommittee Meeting on Early Childhood Development

Feb. 21, 2016 , 10:00 am – 11:00 am
2016 NACo Legislative Conference
Lincoln 4 (Exhibition Level)

The subcommittee will host a session to discuss early childhood development and the role of counties in improving their youngest residents’ capacity to develop and learn. Committee leaders will recap the conversations that NACo has done on this topic at recent meetings, while experts will cover the landscape of early childhood development work in local communities across the nation, and a representative from King County, Washington will discuss the innovative work that the county is doing to give each child the “best start” in their early years.

  • Marica Cox Mitchell, Deputy Executive Director, Early Learning Systems, National Association for the Education of Young Children
  • Sheila Capestany, Strategic Advisor, Children and Youth, King County, Washington

Upcoming Events