Waterford UPSTART

MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving Awards Waterford.org a $10 Million Grant

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (December 13, 2023) — Waterford.org, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing equitable access to proven early education programs for children and the adults who support them, proudly announces it has been awarded a generous $10 million grant from MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving. Yield Giving, the philanthropic organization

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Waterford.org Meets What Works Clearinghouse Standards Without Reservation

Waterford Upstart and the What Works Clearinghouse What is the What Works Clearinghouse? Run by the US Department of Education, the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) catalog categorizes studies of learning programs, following their own educational standards and criteria. These rankings are shared with educators to provide an unbiased indication of

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Rural PreK Program Expands Statewide through State Funding

800 additional children can prepare for kindergarten at home, no cost (Bismarck, ND) – October 5, 2021 – A federally funded program aimed at helping the most rural children in North Dakota prepare for kindergarten is now available to any 4-year-old in the state. Waterford Upstart came to the state

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