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From child care provider to community organizer: one woman's story.

by Take Two

Tonia McMillian, a home-based child care provider, high-fives 6-year-old Skylar on Feb. 12 in her Bellflower home. In addition to her home care, McMillian also visits other childcare through the day as a consultant. Maya Sugarman/KPCC

Early education has hit the national radar. President Obama mentioned universal preschool again last month in the State of the Union address, but few are talking about the workforce that provides this education.

KPCC's Deepa Fernandes brings us this story from the front lines.

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