STEP 2:

UNDERSTAND THE ISSUE

Before engaging in advocacy efforts, it’s important that you are well-informed and have a solid understanding of the issue.  This will allow you to speak intelligently, gain credibility, and offer productive solutions.  Check out some of Groundwork Ohio's resources below to learn more about the state of early care and education in Ohio.

ADVOCACY RESOURCES

Now that you have a better understanding of the complexities of Ohio's early care and education system, it's time to make your voice heard!  Move on to Step 3: Determine Your Ask to learn about framing your advocacy to increase your effectiveness.