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WGVU By Leaps & Bounds
00000179-f232-de1b-a9f9-f2fa97a20003Investments in high-quality early childhood care, education, and support programs do more than help children – they also strengthen our workforce and economy. How are communities in West and Southwest Michigan approaching prevention and early intervention in these systems of care? How do the programs benefit children, families, care and education providers, businesses, and taxpayers? Where are the gaps, and how do we fill them? Come along as we take a closer look.

By Leaps & Bounds: WGVU’s Education Program


Serving West and Southwest Michigan, WGVU Public Media’s mission is to connect to our community by using the strengths of public media to educate, inform, inspire, and entertain. WGVU seeks to provide equitable access to educational opportunities, resources, and tools to children, families, and educators. WGVU Education Coordinator, Kristyn Bomberg is here to share more about WGVU’s education program. For more information, visit:  wgvu.org/education-kids or follow @WGVUEducation on Twitter.

Shelley Irwin is the host and producer for The Shelley Irwin Show, a news magazine talk-show format on the local NPR affiliate Monday through Friday. The show, broadcast at 9 a.m., features a wide variety of local and national news makers, plus special features.
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