Perspective

Budget veto presents chance to revisit a missed opportunity: Investment in early childhood education

About the author

Jennifer O’Neal Schiess is a partner at Bellwether Education Partners, a national nonprofit focused on dramatically improving education and life outcomes for underserved children. Based in Charlotte, Schiess is a co-author of Bellwether’s recent publication, Education in the American South: Historical Context, Current State, and Future Possibilities.