Early Childhood Early Childhood Action Plan Developing a bold vision for better outcomes for NC’s children. Read the Plan Watch Recordings of the Summit The NC Early Childhood Summit was held on Feb. 27 and broadcast and live-streamed via the North Carolina Channel. Recordings of the summit sessions are available. Watch Early Childhood Action Plan A bold vision for NC’s children. Early Childhood Data The data driving our goals. NC Early Childhood Summit Supporting young children and their families. Take Action Make a commitment to NC kids. Early Childhood Why it matters. News The latest on efforts to improve outcomes for NC kids. B-3 Interagency Council Birth through Third Grade Interagency Council, jointly led by NCDHHS and NCDPI. Preschool Development Grant Strengthening NC’s System of Early Childhood Supports North Carolina children deserve the chance to grow, thrive, and succeed, starting in early childhood. Today, too many of our state’s children face difficult challenges, some beginning as early as infancy.