Erie Times: Guest Voices of Ron DiNicola and Nick Scott Jr.: Why all kids need pre-K

Ron DiNicola and Nick Scott Jr., co-chairmen of the northwestern PA coalition of Pre-K for PA, lend their voices to the Erie Times in support for pre-K:

“Erie County has a proven economic development tool that can help kick-start northwestern Pennsylvania’s economy in the short term and build a more capable, competitive workforce for our region in the long run. In fact, a study released last week found this resource can pump tens of millions of dollars into our local economy and create hundreds of new jobs if we make better use of it.

So why haven’t you heard of it? The fact is, you probably have.

It’s high-quality prekindergarten education.”

Read the full story here.