FRC News

Dr. Barbara Fiese Keynote Speaker at IL Action for Children's Spring Into Action Conference

1/31/2011  8:00 am

The conference, which brings together practitioners, advocates, and policy makers from across the state, will be held Tuesday, March 29th- Wednesday, March 30th at the Hilton Hotel and Conference Center in Springfield, IL.  To register visit the www.actforchildren.org or contact Maya Tillman at (773) 697.6137.

Illinois Action for Children is a state and national leader in the early care and education community, distiguished by its "Strong Families, Powerful Communities" approach to child development, Pre-K education, and other family and community supports.  This broad approach to supporting children by supporting families is a proven adn effective means to address overarching issues of endemic poverty, which are the root case of the educational failure of America's poorest children.