Early childhood education policy has been discussed at great length. You will apply that information in a case scenario.

As an early childhood professional, you have been asked to speak to a group of state policy makers about early childhood education issues in North Carolina.

  1. Identify five current trends or issues impacting early childhood education in North Carolina.
  2. For each trend/issue, identify research that would provide insight into a solution for the issue.
  3. Determine a brief policy recommendation for each of the five trends/issues.
  4. Present the trends/issues, research, and policy recommendations in a 1-2 page document that can be used as a speech appropriate for State policy makers.
  5. Include a reference page using APA citations.