Educare Kansas City

Educare Kansas City is part of Project EAGLE, which offers multiple home-based and center-based early childhood education and comprehensive family support programs in Wyandotte County, Kansas. The Educare school serves as a model of excellence to illustrate to both the public and private sectors the importance of providing the highest quality learning environments for low-income young children and their families. Educare Kansas City is located on the Children’s Campus of Kansas City, which houses several nonprofit organizations that work to create a comprehensive system of services for pregnant women and families with young children.

SUCCESS STORY

Educare schools are helping to bridge the word gap

June 21, 2016

Research shows that children’s earliest language experiences can shape their future in profound ways.  Disparities in the quality and quantity of talk that children hear before age four contribute to an estimated gap of over 30 million words between children… Read More

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Children’s Campus of Kansas City
444 Minnesota Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66101
913.281.2648

Quick Facts:

  • Serves 132 children birth to age five and their families
  • Opened in June 2010
  • Partners: Barton P. and Mary D. Cohen Charitable Trust, Project EAGLE of the University of Kansas Medical Center, Unified Government of Wyandotte County, Kansas Unified Public Schools #500, Department of Health and Human Services/Administration for Children and Families, Kansas Department for Children and Families, Juniper Gardens Children’s Project of the University of Kansas, The Family Conservancy