Early Childhood Iowa Day on the Hill – Regional Forum 2015

On 3/5/15, nine local ECI Boards covering eighteen counties, hosted an Early Childhood Iowa Regional Forum at the annual ECI Day on the Hill in Des Moines.

Information was presented to legislators on the history and facts about ECI, why ECI services are important, the local governance structure, accountability and quality assurance measures, levels of excellence, along with the challenges of flat funding, nominal administrative funds, and categorical stipulations.

ECI Regional Forum Presentation at DOH

ECI Regional Forum Presentation at Day on the Hill

 

Linn County residents, volunteers, and providers meet with Rob Hogg to discuss the importance of ECI. From left: Barbara Chadwick, Diana Strahan, Amy Bruner, Rog Hogg, Kim Ott, Doug Griesenauer, Jeanette Shoop

Linn County ECI Board Members and staff, along with providers meet with Rob Hogg to discuss the importance of ECI. From left: Barbara Chadwick, Diana Strahan, Amy Bruner, Rog Hogg, Kim Ott, Doug Griesenauer, Jeanette Shoop

 

 

 

 

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