A working paper found that parents whose children were enrolled in publicly-funded preschool in Louisiana tended to be satisfied with their choices, even if their children were enrolled in a center given low marks by outside evaluators.
January 2017 Archives
A coalition of business and early-childhood groups urges the Trump administration to weigh changes that could help low- and moderate-income families pay for child care and preschool.
As New York City releases new quality ratings on prekindergarten programs, its new pre-K quality snapshots could serve as a model for other jurisdictions.
Eight communities will share in the money, which will be used to pay for studies to determine how best to support private investment in early-education programs.
The new funding provides about a third of the money needed to offer all Head Start children a full school day and full year, which is a change required under new performance standards.