Welcome to the Learning Community. By sharing best practices and proven programs to challenge poverty, we can make a lasting difference in the lives of children.

Early Childhood Partnership

Connecting childcare to kindergarten

Families, teachers, paraprofessionals, family support workers and now childcare providers are working to help kids in the Early Childhood Partnership. Tammy Taylor is excited to be part of the new childcare training program in North Omaha. Like other directors in the program, she cares about kids and wants to learn everything she can to make sure they succeed in elementary school. The program, supported by the Learning Community, is already making a difference. READ

Family Learning in South Omaha

Parents at the Learning Community Center of South Omaha learn to cook healthy meals to fuel their kids' learning. The Cooking Matters class is provided by the Visiting Nurse Association. WATCH

Coaches aim for gains

Just as athletes benefit from coaching, teachers welcome expert help to improve in their Early Childhood Partnership classroom. READ

Open Enrollment Key Dates

March 15
Deadline to apply
April 5
Districts notify families
April 25 
Last day to accept 


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Early Childhood Research

Browse through helpful early childhood research for a better understanding of why it matter so much for children in poverty. MORE

Getting Results

Our latest program evaluations show that taxpayers are getting a strong return on their investment.