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Brown University-Annenberg Study Shows Virtual Learners Made Significant Gains During Pandemic

A recent study conducted by the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University, in collaboration with Acelero Learning, found that Head Start infants, toddlers and preschoolers in Acelero programs made significant gains during the 2020-2021 school year despite the pandemic. These findings are especially compelling given reports of the disastrous effects of the pandemic … Continued

Acelero Learning to Expand Head Start Program in Camden, NJ

Acelero Learning is expanding its reach within four areas of Camden, New Jersey. Newly awarded a $5.3 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services, starting in September, Acelero will begin serving an additional 362 children (ages birth to five) and their families within the Boroughs of Clementon, Lindenwold, and Berlin, as well … Continued

Early Childhood Education Leaders Come Together to Combat COVID-19

Acelero Learning and the nation’s largest child care providers have joined forces with the Early Care and Education Consortium (ECEC), petitioning state and local regulatory bodies to classify teachers as frontline workers so that they are prioritized to receive the vaccine. The child care sector has been at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic from … Continued

Dr. Lydia Carlis Named Chief Program & People Officer at Acelero Learning

We are excited to announce the hiring of Dr. Lydia Carlis as Chief Program & People Officer.  Dr. Carlis will lead the organization’s programmatic strategy to improve and scale positive outcomes for children and families in early childhood programs across the country. “I am thrilled to welcome Dr. Carlis to our organization,” said Henry Wilde, … Continued