Area preschool children will have more opportunities to learn science basics and experience-related activities that are educational and fun through a grant to Cincinnati Museum Center and the Northern Kentucky Action Commission (NKCAC) from the PNC Foundation. The funding is part of Grow Up Great with Science, PNC’s new initiative to help foster a foundation in science for area preschoolers at a time when many educators have sought increased emphasis on the discipline. With the grant, Museum Center and NKCAC will create ECSITE (Early Childhood Science and Inquiry Training for Educators), an innovative professional development program that seeks to improve the overall quality of science learning by better equipping early childhood teachers and their classrooms. Read more . . .