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D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray unveiled an early childhood education center east of the Anacostia River on Thursday that serves as the keystone of his aggressive effort to stimulate the minds of children in their first years, preparing them for kindergarten and beyond.
In her opening remarks, she quipped the construction and unveiling of the facility was like birthing a baby.
Educare began enrollment in July and is ramping up to about 175 students and 65 teachers, with three teachers per classroom, executive director Carol Howard said.