North Carolina Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge Support

FPG provides support and expertise to successfully implement the North Carolina Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC) grant. North Carolina's RTT-ELC grant is a federally funded initiative jointly administered by the US Department of Education and the US Department of Health and Human Services. The grant includes 18 projects designed to ensure that children with high needs have access to effective and high quality early learning and development programs. FPG helps support the overall management of the grant, provides leadership on the Early Childhood Integrated Data System project and on the Transformation Zone activities and expertise about implementation science, as well as other content expertise as needed.

FPG Project Staff:
Kristen Guillory, Principal Investigator
Allison J. Metz, Co-Principal Investigator
W. Oscar Fleming, Investigator
Laura M. Louison, Advanced Implementation Specialist
Awards:
Funding Agency: Office of the North Carolina Governor
Funding Period: 05/01/2012 - 12/31/2013
Award Amount: $1,728,847
Funding Agency: North Carolina Division of Child Development
Funding Period: 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2015
Award Amount: $2,281,902
Funding Agency: North Carolina Division of Child Development
Funding Period: 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016
Award Amount: $828,238