• Welcome to Project Enlightenment!

    Project Enlightenment is an early childhood education and prevention program of the Wake County Public School System for young children birth through kindergarten.

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  • The Ready to Learn Program: Ready to Learn is offering FREE sessions (in-person and virtual) for young children ages 18 months-5 years old (and not age-eligible for kindergarten) and their families that live in Wake County. Opportunities are available for children and their families to participate together in FUN, interactive activities at home that include music and movement, arts and crafts, storytimes, and more! See flyer here for more information. If you are interested, email rtl@wcpss.net and a Ready to Learn Facilitator will contact you as soon as possible.

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    Parent Counseling In-Person or Virtual Services: Parenting young children can be challenging at any time particularly now. Parent Counseling can occur in-person or virtually and is available for Wake County families with young children birth through five years of age. Please call 919-694-8991 to schedule an appointment. Click here to view a flyer. 



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  • Screening Service for Young Children: Concerned about your child's development? Learn more about Developmental Screening 



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Upcoming for Parents


    All Project Enlightenment Parent Workshops will occur virtually only for the remainder 2021-2022 school year! Please click here to download the 2021-2022 Parent Workshop Brochure.

Upcoming for Teachers


    Project Enlightenment is offering teacher workshops during the 2021-2022 school year!

    Special note: All teacher workshops will occur virtually for the remainder of the year, with the exception of those held at the Museum of Natural Sciences. Unfortunately, Guided Observations have been cancelled for the rest of the school year. We hope to resume Guided Observations in 2022-2023. 

    Please click here to download the 2021-2022 Teacher Workshop Brochure.  

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