The President hosted a White House Summit today on the importance of early childhood education. He mentioned Invest In Us, a challenge to public and private partners, business leaders, philanthropists, advocates, elected officials and you. The goal is to build a better nation by expanding high-quality early childhood education programs for children from birth through age five. The organizations at the White House Summit today are making $330M in new commitments. The President said he is calling on everyone to make this a priority.
“I’m pleased to announce that my Administration will award $750 million of new investments in our youngest Americans.” —Obama