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Effectiveness and Efficiency

Effectiveness and Efficiency

Missouri will seek to reduce duplication of effort and more efficiently use current resources. The first step in improving Missouri’s early childhood care and education (ECCE) is to determine what the ECCE system looks like now. This means gathering information on current ECCE programs as well as larger-scale data from state and local sources about the quality of those programs. We will also ask for community input from parents, caregivers, and ECCE providers.