Salt Lake County's Supporting Education Committee outlined strategies to increase our education outcomes.
Education Plan Phase I -- Environmental Scan
Education Plan Phase II -- Strategies
Research has shown that by age four, children in low-income families hear up to 30 million fewer words than children in high-income families, which translates directly into a disparity in words learned. The good news is that parents and caregivers can help close the word gap simply by talking, reading, playing, and singing to children every day from birth.
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Parents, teachers, civic leaders, service providers, and key leaders have joined forces to improve outcomes for Kearns youth. You can be part of Evidence2Success Kearns! (En Espanol)
Volunteer, get the word out, or just sign up for more information. Download the
Evidence2Success Kearns flyer (English / Spanish).
The Evidence2Success Kearns Community Coalition's effort to reduce substance abuse among teens got an extra boost from a $625,000
Drug-Free Communities grant awarded by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. The funds, which will be used to curb teen alcohol and e-cigarette abuse, will be dispersed at $125,000 a year, over the next five years.