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Marsico Institute for Early Learning and Literacy



2015 April 28

The Raising of America 

photo of raising of america panel

On April 28, 2015 the Marsico Institute hosted a screening of the  Raising of America  documentary and a panel discussing how to ensure all Colorado children are valued, healthy and thriving.      

The discussions were very powerful. The panel discussion was filmed  by Rocky Mountain PBS and you can watch it below

The panelists included:

  • Stacy Howard, Qualistar Colorado,
  • Bill Jaeger, Colorado Children’s Campaign
  • Lynn Johnson,  Jefferson County Department of Human Services
  • Brenda McChesney,  Strengthening Families Network
  • Lydia Prado, Mental Health Center of Denver.

Thank you to our partners for their support in making this amazing event happen. Click here to view the program and executive summary.

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Watch the Raising of America Panel and Q&A, thanks to Rocky Mountain PBS