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Accelerating Early Language to Improve Later Reading Comprehension

For many students, PreK is the initial entry point for systematically developing the language skills necessary for later reading comprehension.

“Doing What I can, but I got no Magic Wand" Manuscript

The COVID-19 pandemic impacted early childhood programs serving infants, toddlers, and preschoolers in dramatic ways. After temporarily closing, many educators quickly adapted their procedures to ensure children’s safety as they reopened to provide childcare for essential workers and then the community at large. This manuscript from CLI reports on statewide efforts to continue quality improvement initiatives for early childhood programs amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Helping Students with Math Skills after COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr. Tricia Zucker introduces important things parents can do with their children to support math skills.

Early learning center opens at F.W. Gross campus

The Children’s Learning Institute Early Education Center at F.W. Gross officially opened with the snip of a large pair of scissors.

New pathway to free pre-K celebrated

The Children's Learning Institute Early Education Center at F.W. Gross is ready for the start of the 2021-2022 school year.

Join the Hive this fall at CLI Early Education Center at F.W. Gross

Learn about enrollment opening for students at the new CLI Early Education Center at F.W. Gross in Victoria, Texas.

Helping Children Flourish during the Shift to Remote Learning

School has looked a little different over the past year. As the COVID-19 pandemic took hold, living rooms quickly turned into classrooms, and parents transformed into teacher aides.

CLI Launches TSR Comprehensive RFA for 2021-23

Every two years, the Children's Learning Institute solicits applications from local and regional community organizations that are interested in serving as TSR Comprehensive Lead Agents. We are pleased to announce that the TSR Comprehensive Request for Applications for 2021-23 is now open!

Families eager for F.W. Gross reboot

Opening in August, the CLI Early Education Center will be located at the F.W. Gross Elementary School campus. The center is a first for Victoria ISD.

Victoria ISD partnering with Children’s Learning Institute at UTHealth to launch early childhood education campus

The CLI Early Childhood Education Center at F.W. Gross will open fall 2021 in a historic Victoria community facility. The reopened campus will serve children from age 3 through first grade.