1. Overview


Working for safer communities and a stronger economy in the Pelican State

Louisiana’s divided government came together in 2016 to pass a bipartisan budget. However, politicians were forced to make drastic cuts to a variety of programs in the face of a looming shortage of funding. Our members protected pre-K programs and schools from those cuts, publicizing research showing the connection between a stronger education system, a stronger economy, and safer communities in Louisiana.


April 3, 2017

Social-Emotional Skills in Early Childhood Support Workforce Success

Why business executives want employees who play well with others. Social-emotional skills learned in a child's earliest years will lead to workforce success later in life.


  1. September 12, 2016

    2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic


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