The discussion has started, but the deliberation continues. Gov. Pence’s wife is a teacher, and if our first lady takes the lead on any issue in this state, let’s hope it’s this one.
If we can’t invest in our children, we won’t invest in our future or theirs. We all see at-risk children in our neighborhoods, stores and school events. It’s time for us all to look at them and say, “There but for the grace of God go I” and help them, if only in this way.
The time has come to jump start education by expanding Head Start in Indiana.
Dave Kitchell is a columnist for the Pharos-Tribune. He can be reached at email@example.com.