Early Learning Coalitions

ELCs working together
  • Partners in an ELC working to make community connections during a meeting.

  • Partnerships Coordinators in the Office of Early Learning co-facilitate Early Learning Coalitions (ELCs) across the city. ELCs are comprised of residents, families, organizations, and businesses who gather to discuss and take action on topics relevant to families of young children in their community. The mixed group of partners allows for multiple perspectives and resources which are used to inform plans of action.

     

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    About Early Learning Coalitions

    Kindergarten may sound early to think about college, but nurturing the confidence in young students to aspire to college plays a key role in their motivation...

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    Early Learning Coalition Locations

    Kindergarten may sound early to think about college, but nurturing the confidence in young students to aspire to college plays a key role in their motivation...


OEL Seeks an ELC Vista Worker

VISTA recruitment
  • SPPS OEL seeks a driven individual with community mobilization skills.

    Position Title: Early Learning Coalition Connection VISTA

     

    The SPPS Office of Early Learning specifically works to ensure lasting achievement for all early learners. Our Early Learning Coalitions aid in this effort by collaborating with residents and organizations within communities for the benefit of families with young children.

     

    SPPS OEL is working collaboratively with Mayor Carter’s City of Saint Paul VISTA Program—which brings together organizations serving children from birth to three and their families to build “a Saint Paul that works for all of us”—including our youngest residents

     

    The ELC Connection VISTA will assist in increasing resident participation and voice in current ELCs, while also supporting sustainability across all ELCs.

     

    Contact: Nikole Logan
    651-216-2173
    nikole.logan@spps.org