2016 Chairmen’s Summit on Early Childhood



Leaders and other community stakeholders working on behalf of South Carolina’s children and families joined together on December 7, 2016 for this important day.  The 2nd Annual Chairmen’s Summit featured Dr. Dana Suskind, founder and director of the Thirty Million Words Initiative and language and literacy researcher Dr. Julie Washington of Georgia State University. In addition to these national speakers, the day  included breakout sessions highlighting South Carolina’s own early childhood leadership, community collaboration, diversity, early literacy, and strengthening families featuring presenters from SC school districts, the faith community and other key partners.


Presentation Materials from Session Panelists can be found here.