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This Early Childhood Education website is intended to provide schools, districts, and other interested parties with comprehensive guidance and supporting resources currently available in North Dakota. The Department of Public Instruction recognizes and supports that high-quality early learning experiences are the foundations of academic success.

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Laurie Matzke
Title I Unit Director
ND Department of Public Instruction
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 201
Bismarck, ND 58505-0440
lmatzke@nd.gov
(701) 328-2284

 

 

Tara Bitz
Early Childhood Education State Administrator
ND Department of Public Instruction
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 201
Bismarck, ND 58505-0440
tbitz@nd.gov
(701) 328-4646

Margaret Baune
Early Childhood Education Program Administrator
ND Department of Public Instruction
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 201
Bismarck, ND 58505-0440
mbaune@nd.gov
(701) 328-2317

 

Heidi Merkel
Administrative Assistant
ND Department of Public Instruction
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 201
Bismarck, ND 58505-0440
hmerkel@nd.gov
(701) 328-2824

 
 
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