The co-chair of the National Association for Bilingual Education Special Interest Group on Early Childhood Education says truancy policies fail to address root causes.

The preschool game Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes, when amended, can help predict school success, an Oregon State University researcher states.

Former Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton launches a campaign to promote brain development, early learning and early health for children from birth to age five.

John and Laura Arnold, who manage a multi-billion dollar philanthropy in Houston, are lending money to the centers at no interest to assure the centers stay open despite the federal government shutdown.

The town of Denton, Texas, now offers a free, daily video for families showcasing activities that help children ready for kindergarten.

Some Head Start centers may be able to weather the financial blow from a government shutdown for a short time, while others have had to close immediately.

The mayor of Memphis is poised to begin a city-run preschool program, but must wait for voters to agree in a special election scheduled for Nov. 21.

Preschoolers who nap have increased memory abilities, but the tradition is being cut at schools and day cares to make time for instruction.

The YMCA has received $1 million to expand an early-childhood education program teaching child-care workers strategies for working with their charges.

White House officials and leaders of businesses and nonprofits met in Miami to draw attention to the lack of Hispanic children enrolled in preschool.


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