Research and Grants Outreach

NSU carries a strong mandate and mission for giving back to the community. The Mailman Segal Institute is committed to community outreach and to the dissemination of best practices.  Through our outreach activities, theoretical concepts are demonstrated and translated into meaningful teaching practices for professionals, providing services to early childhood centers in high-risk communities.

MSC (Fort Lauderdale Area)

Currently, our outreach department is working with more than 50 early childhood centers in high-risk communities in Broward County. MSC Fort Lauderdale’s current outreach initiatives include:

MSC Tampa

Started in 1990 in response to a request from the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, MSC Tampa has distinguished itself as a community leader in the area of early childhood quality. MSC Tampa has been awarded four major US Department of Education Literacy Grants and is working with more than 60 centers and 21 Head Start classrooms in Hillsborough County. MSC Tampa’s current outreach initiatives include: