“[SCAN is] a new political arm that is crusading to make early-childhood education a top-tier issue.”
The Washington Post

SCAN Believes Every Child Deserves the Best Start in Life

By holding elected leaders accountable, we are helping kids from birth to age 5 survive and thrive.


In 2018, SCAN:

Met with lawmakers and candidates 290 times.

Delivered nearly 650,000 messages to lawmakers on behalf of kids.

Increased funding for Head Start and Child Care.

Helped elect 3 governors who are champions of early education.

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