News and Updates

August 30, 2014 Aloha, We are in the process of submitting a grant application to create preschool opportunities in Hawaii. Please see the following for details about this federal opportunity: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/preschooldevelopmentgrants/index.html. We are eligible to apply for a preschool development grant, applications for which are due the beginning of October. As we work on our ...
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The U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services announced the availability of $250 million for the Preschool Development Grants competition, originally funded in the FY 2014 budget. The competition’s goal is to support states (including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico) in building, developing, and expanding voluntary, high-quality preschool programs in high-need ...
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Message from the Director, August 2014: Aloha, A new school year has begun for Head Start and Early Head Start children and families across the state! With the restoration of funding due to sequestration cuts in 2012, Head Start and Early Head Start programs are funded to serve 485 pregnant women, infants and toddlers, and ...
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Director’s Letter–ELAB July 9, 2014

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Letter from Director 5/28/2014

Letter from the Director, 5/6/14

5/22/14 Press Release: 18 EOEL-DOE Pre-K Schools

2014 LEGISLATIVE SESSION ENDS WITH SMALL BUT SIGNIFICANT WINS FOR EARLY LEARNING

Letter from the Director, March 28, 2014