William Eckels talks about his son, Elijah, 4, who is a student at The Opportunity Project learning center in northeast Wichita. He is a single dad and a big cheerleader for the TOP program. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle) McClatchy theying@wichitaeagle.com
William Eckels talks about his son, Elijah, 4, who is a student at The Opportunity Project learning center in northeast Wichita. He is a single dad and a big cheerleader for the TOP program. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle) McClatchy theying@wichitaeagle.com

At preschools in high-poverty areas, ‘We’re planting seeds for life’

December 11, 2017 06:00 AM