Thirty years after enrolling in a North Carolina early-childhood education program that included health components, participants are healthier than peers, a study concludes.
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Only Pennsylvania currently links its K-12 data system with data from all of five key early-childhood programs, a report from the Early Childhood Data Collaborative states.
February 08, 2014
Hillary Rodham Clinton and the Spanish-language media company join up in a push to reduce the gap between children of various socioeconomic brackets on a key element of reading readiness.
October 12, 2013
This Halloween, elementary schools in Whitehall, Mich., trade sugary treats for an opportunity to learn literacy tricks as costume-clad teachers read stories after school.
October 01, 2013
The town of Denton, Texas, now offers a free, daily video for families showcasing activities that help children ready for kindergarten.
July 23, 2013
Teachers and day care providers can offer young children normalcy as they cope with tragedy, author writes.
July 18, 2013
Superhero play sometimes comes off as violent yet it can be incredibly constructive, writes Marica Mitchell of NAEYC.
July 03, 2013
A website allowing teachers to download and share their lessons for free celebrates it's first anniversary with more than 260,000 downloads.
July 02, 2013
A virtual rally to support public policy for babies and toddlers will be held July 8.
June 28, 2013
The Kentucky Science Center is raising $3.3 million to overhaul a children's arena with the aim of improving early-childhood education.