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Utah

A stronger state, economy, and military through investments in children's health and education

In 2016, Utah expanded preschool to nearly 4,000 low-income four year olds. Our members in Utah supported that legislation, supporting improvements to Utah's education system for a stronger state and country. Those leaders also recently backed the continuation of Utah’s Pay for Success preschool program, which reaches over 2,000 children. However, Utah lawmakers still have work to do to ensure that children are citizen-ready. Last year, Utah fell from 7th to 27th place on a state ranking of children’s health.

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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.

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  1. February 1, 2017

    Citizen-Readiness Index: Utah

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