As part of NBCDI's mission and commitment to children of color, Dr. DeHaney joined hundreds of early childhood educators, as well as the Governor and First Lady of American Samoa, as the keynote speaker at their first-ever Early Childhood Education (ECE) Summit.

This is a very exciting time in the world of early childhood education, with the President proposing over $75 billion in meaningful investments for our youngest children.  Please keep reading to see highlights of the plan; our full statement for more information; and steps you can take to help make these proposed investments a reality!