Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Wednesday that the state will continue to expand early childhood education programs, but there is still some concern about what the funding formula means for smaller preschool programs in the state. On Wednesday, Pritzker unveiled another portion of the extensive plan, which would allow 500 more children from at-risk families to qualify for home visits,…
Governor JB Pritzker announced Wednesdy that more state funds and federal dollars will allow additional families to participate in programs designed to prepare children for pre-K education as they get older. NBC 5’s Mary Ann Ahern has the story.