From Pittsburgh On Up: Catching Up With Michelle Figlar
We caught early education expert Michelle Figlar in a moment of major transition. The executive director of the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children is headed to Harrisburg this month, as she has been named deputy secretary for the Office of Child Development and Early Learning at the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Administration Announces $500 Million in Funding for Early Learning Programs
At Spark, we believe that one of the keys to a successful educational career lies in getting a good start. This is one of the reasons we’ve funded projects like Ready Freddy and Baby Promise. (Read more about these projects on our Funded Projects page.) So you can imagine our excitement when U.S. Secretary of […]