Council Programs

The primary goal of a P-16 system are as follows:

  • Expand access to early learning for children ages 3 to 5 and improve their readiness for kindergarten.
  • Smooth student transitions from one level of learning to the next.
  • Close the achievement gap between white and minority students.
  • Upgrade teacher education and professional development.
  • Strengthen relationships between families and school.
  • Create a wider range of learning experiences and opportunities for students in thier final two years of high school.
  • Improve college readiness and college success.
  • Other activities including raising scholarships, creating promotional campaigns, and providing incentives or recognition awards for high academic performance.