Early Learning scholarships available for qualifying families

Posted: 10/3/13 - Morrison County Record

As the new school year swings into full gear, more of the state’s youngest learners will now have access to high quality early education. Thanks to Gov. Mark Dayton and the legislature’s $40 million dollar investment over the next biennium in early education scholarships, more than 8,000 students will be given a better start.

For Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison and Wadena counties, $1.996 million for scholarships will be made available during the biennium, providing approximately 500 children with access to early learning opportunities.

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