UPSTART, a Utah-funded program that also got federal Investing in Innovation grant money, gives an early-literacy boost that persists through elementary school, a state study says.
Public preschool spending has surpassed pre-recession levels for the first time since the 2008 downturn, according to new data from the National Institute for Early Education Research.
Zane Wubbena, a doctoral candidate at Texas State University, is studying how brain development affects students' ability to comprehend the math curriculum for their grade level.
Mothers care more only about the next president not entering another war than they do about investing in education.
Congress has approved $294 million in supplemental funding to allow existing Head Start programs to offer full school day and full school year programs.
Early educators, including center directors, make far less than other Colorado professionals with similar degrees, says a report by Qualistar Colorado.
The White House is celebrating federal, state and local initiatives intended to help young children learn more about science, technology, engineering, and math.
The bipartisan caucus is intended to help lawmakers understand the benefits of early-childhood education, and to boost pre-K access nationwide.
In a stunningly written feature in The Atlantic, Sarah Yager takes readers through the long history and current research on children born behind bars and their mothers.
A commission of heavy hitters in California education recommends a wholesale overhaul of the Golden State's early-care and education system for children under 5.