Tag Archives: Seattle Department of Early Learning and Education

The Morning Update Show — 5/11

The Morning Update Show — hosted by Trae Holiday and The Big O (Omari Salisbury) — is the only weekday news and information livestream that delivers culturally relevant content to the Pacific Northwest’s urban audience. Omari and Trae analyze the day’s local and national headlines as well as melanin magic in our community. Watch live every weekday at 11 a.m. on any of the following channels, hosted by Converge Media: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, Periscope, and whereweconverge.com.

We also post the Morning Update Show here on the Emerald each day after it airs, so you can catch up any time of day while you peruse our latest posts.

Morning Update Show — Wednesday, May 11

LIVE — Director Dwane Chappelle of DEEL | LIVE — Mike Davis of South Seattle Emerald | Brian Callanan of Seattle News, Views, and Brews | $1.5M in Grant Funding for Cultural Education | The Importance of Investment in Early Education

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Application Period Opens for Newly Expanded, Affordable Seattle Preschool Program

by Elizabeth Turnbull

On a blustery Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Bruce Harrell and other City leaders announced the expansion of the Seattle Preschool Program (SPP) and the start of the 2022–2023 application period.

“Today’s a great day … Educating these kids looks like what you see here with Susan and her staff, making sure these kids have an opportunity to succeed,” Harrell said, referring to Susan Yang, the executive director of the Denise Louie Education Center, an organization that provides early-learning services to nearly 1,000 children.

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