The most rapid period of development in life happens in children’s earliest years. This period is so important that military leaders, business executives, and law enforcement professionals are calling for greater investments in early child development.
- Military leaders call investments in early child development a matter of national security. Learn more . . .
- Business leaders say our national economic prosperity and the viability of the American dream depend on investments in young children. Learn more . . .
- Law enforcement professionals call early childhood investments the best strategy for crime prevention. Learn more . . .
When we invest in children’s first 2,000 days we create the best outcomes in education, health and economic well-being for everyone in North Carolina.