Supporting the work of early childhood

Upcoming Events

Nov 14 Link to Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop

Laugh, play, discover, and explore with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh: Family PlayShop. This program gives children the opportunity to learn and grow through play.

Each week, the library will…

Nov 14 Link to Buzzword Talk & Play Series #6

Buzzword Talk & Play Series #6

Join Buzzword for a program meant to enhance vocabulary and literary skills in young children. These events are FREE for learners ages and five and under. A light dinner will…

Nov 15 Link to The State of Maker Learning in Southwest PA and Beyond

The State of Maker Learning in Southwest PA and Beyond

Join education practitioners in a discussion of the State of Maker Learning in SW PA and Beyond on November 15th at CoLab18. This event, through lightning talks and…

Sign Up for Public Policy Updates

Trying Together has launched our 2017–18 Policy Agenda with nine priorities to:

Do What’s Best for Children

Invest Adequately

Enhance Quality

To accomplish this work, we need supporters who will join us to raise their voices, use traditional and social media, and meet with policy makers.

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Quote Fred Rogers

We need to remember that children are trying, too—trying to understand their feelings and their world, trying to please the people they love, trying to grow. When grownups and children are trying together, just about anything can be possible.

Fred Rogers

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