Early Childhood

Opportunity to Learn Campaign Enlists Preschoolers to Promote Early Learning

By Christina A. Samuels — September 19, 2014 1 min read
  • Save to favorites
  • Print

Education Secretary Arne Duncan and other grownups have done a good job trying to promote preschool expansion, but for sheer cuteness, it’s hard to beat a gaggle of preschoolers with handheld cameras.

The National Opportunity to Learn Campaign, a project of the Cambridge, Mass.-based Schott Foundation and other philanthropic partners, released today “A View From Three Feet,” featuring gap-toothed youngsters talking about their favorite parts of preschool. ($75 billion in federal funding was not mentioned, but perhaps that will be in a future version) The video was produced by the media company Soul Pancake, which introduced Kid President to the world.


A version of this news article first appeared in the Early Years blog.