Jeff Bezos Gives a Sneak Peek Into the First of Many Tuition-Free Preschools

Bezos Academy will offer Montessori-inspired education in underserved communities

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The first preschool will open next month, with more to follow. Jeff Bezos

The first free preschool funded by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ $2 billion Bezos Day One Fund will open on Oct. 19 in Des Moines, Wash., which is about 16 miles south of Amazon’s headquarters in Seattle.

@lisalacy lisa.lacy@adweek.com Lisa Lacy is a senior writer at Adweek, where she focuses on retail and the growing reach of Amazon.
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