The 2018 Emerging Issues Forum: Kidonomics looks at early childhood development and how investments in early educational efforts for children can prepare North Carolina for its future economy. The event is hosted by the Institute for Emerging Issues and presented by The North Carolina Channel.
Rep. Craig Horn & Sen. Jay Chaudhuri on the number of agencies of early child education
Sen. Jay Chaudhuri (D-Wake) & Rep. Craig Horn (R-Union) discuss early childhood education
Jeanette Betancourt of Sesame Workshop on fostering kids' well-being through nurturing.
An in-depth conversation on the importance of a child's educational first steps.
State & National healthcare leaders discuss child benefits of health & wellness programs.
N.C. political, health and education leaders offer insight on N.C. childhood education.
Business leaders discuss how 3rd grade reading ability can close job "skills gaps."
A discussion of how philanthropic support can boost early childhood education programs.
Mandy Ableidinger of the NC Early Childhood Foundation on improving N.C. reading rates
Congressman David Price discusses federal efforts to boost early childhood education
Former NC Governor Jim Hunt & current NC Governor Roy Cooper on childhood education