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Future Ready Collier – Editorial in Naples Daily News

On July 20, 2017 Future Ready partners Champions For Learning, Collier County Public School District, Community Foundation of Collier County, Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida, Florida SouthWestern State College, Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce, Guadalupe Center, Naples Children & Education Foundation – Naples Winter Wine Festival and the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation. met with the Editorial Board of the Naples Daily News to share about the work we’ve all been doing together to get Collier – Future Ready.

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The Cost of Preparing Students for Kindergarten in Southwest Florida

One of Future Ready Collier’s goals is to ensure all children are Kindergarten ready.

“In order to keep our competitive edge in today’s knowledge-based economy, the next generation must have the skills, knowledge and dispositions to create and sustain new forms of enterprise.” Dean Larry Miller of Florida Southwestern State College – School of Education.

Read the rest of Dean Miller’s  comments here about research done on the cost of preparing students for Kindergarten in Southwest Florida.

Read the report: Florida ECE Costing Out Study Report Final with Cover



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