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Long Beach Hosts First Celebration of
The Young Child

3/28/17

The City of Long Beach will host its first Celebration of the Young Child.

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Long Beach Mayor and Mayor’s Fund for Education Announce ReadyRosie, a New District‐Wide Program

2/02/17

Program to support early childhood education and kindergarten‐readiness.

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Mayor Garcia Welcomed Bestselling Children’s Author Jan Brett to Long Beach

The event featured Jan Brett’s latest book, The Mermaid, a story of real and fantasy ocean life.

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Mayor's Book Club Live Streaming on Saturday Dec. 9

Watch the Live Streaming of "Storytime at the Aquarium with Jan Brett" by clicking the link below starting at 10am on Saturday, December 9th. 

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Mayor's Fund for Education participating in the Upstanders Challenge by the Starbucks Foundation

The Challenge celebrates charities that are making a difference in the community. Support the Mayor's Fund by watching, liking, and sharing the video.

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Long Beach Leaders Praise Gov. Brown's Approval of California College Promise Initiative

10/13/17

Provides tuition-free, first-year community college

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Long Beach Mayor and Education Partners Reaffirm Commitment to Internships

8/24/17

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia reaffirmed his commitment to supporting the expansion of internship opportunities for students.

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Educare Early Childhood Education School Breaks Ground in Long Beach

5/24/17

Public, private and philanthropic leaders break ground on Southern California's first Educare school, joining a national high-quality early learning network.

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Op-Ed: City and State Leaders Must Work Together to Solve LA County’s Child Care Shortage

3/20/17

Studies show that children who have quality care in these crucial first years are 50 percent more likely to attend college and 18 percent more likely to be employed. 

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Long Beach Mayor Announces the Mayor’s Fund for Education

1/05/17

Today, amidst supporters of and leaders in education, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia announced the launch of the Mayor’s Fund for Education.

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