TOMORROW: In Central Valley, Governor Newsom to Sign Early Childhood Legislation, Highlight State’s Transformational Investments in Early Learning 

FRESNO COUNTY – Governor Gavin Newsom will tomorrow visit students and teachers at a Fresno County elementary school, where he will sign a package of early childhood legislation and highlight his California Comeback Plan’s unprecedented investments to expand opportunities for every child across the state.


As part of the Governor’s $123.9 billion Pre-K and K-12 education package, California will provide free, high-quality, inclusive pre-kindergarten for all four-year-olds, beginning incrementally in 2022-23 and with full implementation anticipated by 2025-26. The plan also invests $10 million to expand dual language immersion programs and $1.9 billion to seed college savings accounts of up to $1,500 for low-income students, English learners and foster and homeless youth.


WHEN: Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at approx. 11:00 a.m. PDT

LIVESTREAM: @CAgovernor Twitter page, California Governor Facebook page and California Governor YouTube page.


**NOTE: The event is open to credentialed media only, reporters interested in attending must RSVP to with names of the reporters who will be in attendance for information on covering the event.