Office of Mayor William Peduto
Mayor William Peduto's Administration Seeks to Hire PAEYC to Assist in City Childhood Plans
The Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children has long supported City efforts
PITTSBURGH, PA (May 17, 2017) Mayor William Peduto's Administration is proposing to contract with the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children (PAEYC) to help the City implement universal Pre-Kindergarten and other programs to support Pittsburgh's children.
Through the contract PAEYC would:
"Our administration believes in supporting our youngest residents with the support and experiences that they need to lead to healthy and successful lives," said the City's Early Childhood Manager Tiffini G. Simoneaux. "PAEYC works tirelessly in the community to support child care providers, young children and families. The proposed contract will assist the City in developing plans and initiatives to expand access to high quality early learning opportunities citywide."
The $40,000 contract goes before Pittsburgh City Council today for a preliminary vote.
PAEYC has worked with the City on many issues, including:
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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