Join the Center for Public Policy Priorities for our annual presentation of the Texas KIDS Count report. With support from Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas and the Annie E. Casey Foundation, we will release the very latest data about how kids are doing in Texas. CPPP has been the official Texas KIDS Count organization for more than 20 years. Attendees will also hear from a panel of policy, business, and research experts on “Why Pre-K? Why Now? - Joining Forces to Make Kids a Priority.” Panelists include: - State Representative Joe Deshotel - Catherine Morse, General Counsel and Director of Public Affairs for Samsung Austin Semiconductor - Dr. Elizabeth Gershoff of the UT Austin Department of Human Development The is free to attend and full breakfast will be served. RSVP by March 2 to guarantee your spot. http://bit.ly/1Cc3zXI Join legislators, legislative staff members, community leaders, child advocates, service providers, local elected officials and more. Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Time: 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Location: Sheraton Austin 701 E. 11th St. Austin, TX 78701 For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.