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U.S. Department of Education Senior Advisor Joins Political Leaders and National Experts to Discuss Investment in Early Learning at Pennsylvania Business Summit


Contact:  
Elaine Quesinberry, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: April 04, 2011 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

U. S. Department of Education Senior Advisor for Early Learning Jacqueline Jones will join Sen. Robert P. Casey, Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley and state Sen. Pat Browne to discuss public investment in early learning at the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission 4th Annual Economic Summit from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, April 4, in Harrisburg, Pa. Dr. Jones will focus on the importance of state investment in early learning.

The Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission was created in September 2008 through Executive Order. The purpose of the Commission is to increase business, civic and public awareness of the importance of early childhood education. Approximately 60 business leaders from across the Commonwealth were appointed by the governor to be members of this Commission. For more information, visit www.pa-elic.org.


Event 1
Who : Jacqueline Jones, senior advisor for early learning to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, U. S. Department of Education
What : Remarks at the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission 4th Annual Economic Summit
When : 10 a.m.-2 p.m. EDT, Monday, April 4, 2011
Note: Dr. Jones will speak shortly after noon EDT
Where : Crowne Plaza Hotel
23 S Second St.
Harrisburg, Pa.
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