Lee Pesky Learning Center (LPLC) recently received support in the amount of $600,000 from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to increase high quality childcare through training and coaching early childcare providers using research-based best practices to support whole child development.
Based in Boise, LPLC is a national teaching, research, and training center that works with families, schools, and communities to understand and overcome obstacles to learning. LPLC was founded in 1997, and since its founding, has supported over 100,000 students and 7,000 educators in the state of Idaho and beyond. This year, LPLC is also providing professional development to all 32 elementary schools in the Boise School District.
Read the full article published in Idaho Press on November 14, 2021 here.