Lakeshore Learning’s Kevin Carnes is one of Early Childhoods most prolific voices.  Not only does Kevin bring to our community a commitment to excellent products supporting high impact programs, he also brings a love and passion for the work we do.  Kevin shares with ease and joy his lifelong personal experience with Head Start.  He is out in front leading change, stimulating innovation and calling each of us to live with purpose.

About Lakeshore—Products Designed with Learning in Mind™

Lakeshore Learning Materials is a leading developer and retailer of top-quality materials for early childhood education programs, elementary schools and homes nationwide. Since 1954, Lakeshore has offered innovative learning materials distinguished by their quality, educational merit and safety.

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The Vision

All children, regardless of their circumstance at birth, deserve a full and prosperous life.

The Mission

  • Support high-impact Head Start programs for children and adults by creating opportunities for collaboration, networking and information sharing.
  • Unite with state and national Head Start organizations to ensure regulatory and budget outcomes that support our work.
  • Champion the message that every child and family who succeeds makes their community a better place.
  • Provide resources to assist our members in compliance and professional development.

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2131 Capitol Avenue, Suite 307
Sacramento, CA 95816



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