Appalachian Ohio P-20 Council
Spring Council Meeting 2018-19
“Making the Case for Early Learning Education and Childcare Accessibility”
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Paul R. Brown Hall, Zane State Epic Center
9900 Brick Church Road
Dr. Katharine Stevens, author and national speaker,
delivered the keynote at the April 25 council meeting.
“Workforce of today, Workforce of Tomorrow:
The Business Case for Early Education”
will be the topic of her presentation.
Dr. Stevens leads the early childhood program at the
American Enterprise Institute in Washington D.C.
Participants also viewed the recently released documentary, NO SMALL MATTER,
a film that explores one of the most overlooked areas: early childhood education. This film shares
stories and provides evidence for the importance of the first five years of a child’s life.