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Hi, I’m a Preschool Teacher.

Some people know from a very young age what they want to be when they grow up. I was not one of those people. Becoming an early childhood educator was something that I sort of fell into, then fell in love with.

RFQ: Early Childhood Education Quality Improvement Coaching

The Cincinnati Preschool Promise is looking for individuals and organizations with experience working with early childhood education providers on quality improvement initiatives. Ideal vendors will have extensive experience coaching and supporting various types of preschool providers, with capabilities that include but are not limited to: conducting assessments of preschool programs, instructional... View Article

From 1 to 5 stars: “It’s a dream come true”

In 2010, Dennis and Melena Campbell opened Daddy’s Daycare Child Development Center in the West End. It was a homecoming for Dennis, a graduate of Taft High School who grew up in the West End, and the pair hoped to get involved in the local community. “Growing up, he always... View Article

WCPO: Cincinnati Preschool Promise serves more than 1,300 families in its first year

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_code admin_label=”Code”]<div class=”scripps_iframe_embed” style=”position:relative;”><div style=”display:block;width:100%;height:auto;padding-bottom:56.25%;”></div><iframe style=”position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%; height:100%;” border=”0″ height=”100%” frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen=”” allowfullscreen=”” mozallowfullscreen=”” scrolling=”no” scrolling=”no” src=””></iframe></div>[/et_pb_code][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Landon was our first enrolled student last summer, and now he is off to Cincinnati Public Schools Parker Woods Montessori in the fall! His mother is confident... View Article

Editorial: “Preschool program off to promising start”

Throughout the first year, the Cincinnati Preschool Promise team and its partners have accomplished a lot and learned even more. From the Cincinnati Enquirer Editorial Board: After some fits and starts, Preschool Promise seemed to gain both its footing and momentum. Building the structure of any program is never easy... View Article

Stepping up to quality at A-List Kids Childcare and Learning Center

Laroy Holloway runs A-List Kids Childcare and Learning Center, a successful family child care program out of his Westwood home. But his greatest life accomplishment is raising his son. “I was a single parent and I raised my son alone,” he said. “My son was born with cerebral palsy. They... View Article