(A)(2) Demonstrating past commitment and investment in supporting Early Learning and Development Programs
The extent to which the State has demonstrated from January 2007 to the present--
- Its commitment to early learning and development, as evidenced by the State's existing policies and practices;
- Its commitment to investing resources in Early Learning and Development Programs, including the amount of these investments in relation to the size of the State's population of High-Need Children;
- Increased access to high-quality Early Learning and Development Program for High-Need Children in the State.