- Hired first Oakland Unified District (OUSD) Deputy Chief of Early Learning

- Hired first OUSD Director of Quality, Enhancement and Professional Development

- Awarded Hellman Foundation Collaborative Change Initiative proposal based on creative design process

- Aligned with First Five place-based Oakland strategies

- Built upon Oakland Fund for Children & Youth (OFCY) investments

- Linked early childhood work with the OUSD Community Schools framework

- Committed to looking at best practices and emerging learning in the field

- Begun identifying key cross-system priorities for local Family Resource Centers