Film and Conversation, “Nor Any Drop To Drink” feat. Director Cedric Taylor

GEEARS, TruePani, and Voices for Georgia’s Children are excited to present, “Nor Any Drop to Drink.” The film details the events that led to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan and the subsequent implications for residents, including young children. During this event, we’ll explore the impact of lead exposure in drinking water on maternal and child health. Members of the […]

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You’re Invited: Seventh Annual Mayor’s Summer Reading Club Kick Off

You’re invited to the kick off for the 7th Annual Mayor’s Summer Reading Club (MSRC)! Led by GEEARS, the MSRC is a collaboration between the City of Atlanta, PNC, the United Way of Greater Atlanta, the Alliance Theatre, the Atlanta Speech School, and many other public-private partnerships. We invite children ages birth to five and […]

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2019 GEEARS Early Learning & Healthy Development Bus Journey

Apply to join us for the 2019 GEEARS Early Learning and Healthy Development Bus Journey to experience innovative early childhood education and healthy development interventions throughout the state of Georgia. The 2019 GEEARS Early Learning and Healthy Development Bus Journey is a three-day, two-night event intended to expose business leaders, policymakers, community leaders, and early childhood education […]

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GEEARS Presents: A Film Screening and Conversation: “No Small Matter”

A Film Screening and Discussion about Making Georgia’s Youngest Children a Policy Priority      Join GEEARS for a screening of the documentary film “No Small Matter” and a conversation following the film about how businesses, policymakers, educators, and communities can work together to make Georgia’s infants and toddlers a policy priority. Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 4:00pm – […]

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Lunch with GEEARS and a Side of Purpose, featuring Joey Reiman

We invite business leaders, early childhood education supporters, and community leaders to join us for this inspirational lunchtime conversation. You can purchase a table for 8 of your clients ($150) or colleagues or purchase an individual ticket ($25). Author, consultant, Founder & Chairman of Brand New World Studios and Founder of BrightHouse, Joey Reiman, exposes the underlying […]

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2019 Strolling Thunder: A Storm of Advocacy for Infants and Toddlers

 On Friday, February 8, 2019, GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students, in partnership with ZERO TO THREE, will bring babies and parents from around Georgia to meet their elected officials during Strolling Thunder. Your infants and toddlers are invited to attend this event with you. During this fun-filled day, we will have breakfast, advocacy training, visits with our legislators at […]

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Gwinnett Family Listening Session: Raising Infants & Toddlers

GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students invites you to join us for a Family Listening Session in Gwinnett County. We’re coming together for roundtable discussions so families can tell their stories about the joys and challenges of raising infants and toddlers in Gwinnett County. We want Georgia’s leadership to Think Babies—for stronger families, vibrant communities, and a prosperous state. […]

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Cobb Family Listening Session: Raising Infants & Toddlers

GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students invites you to join us for a Family Listening Session in Cobb County. We’re coming together for round table discussions so families can tell their stories about the joys and challenges of raising infants and toddlers in Cobb County. We want Georgia’s leadership to Think Babies—for stronger families, vibrant communities, and a prosperous state. […]

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2018 Gubernatorial Summit on Early Education

GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students invites you to join us for our signature event, the 2018 Gubernatorial Summit on Early Education. We look forward to hearing from candidates for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and State Superintendent about a range of topics impacting Georgia’s families and our youngest children. GEEARS Board Chair Stephanie Blank will moderate the conversation with each […]

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The 2020 Census: Implications for Georgia’s Children and Families

Counting Georgia’s children affects all of our vital systems, from healthcare to education. The 2020 Census will have a significant impact on Georgia’s communities. Come learn what’s at stake. GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students and Voices for Georgia’s Children have partnered to host an event that will include both a presentation from the Atlanta Regional Commission and […]

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