Researchers found that students who attended the charter school network's pre-K program along with its early-elementary program had significant academic gains through 2nd grade.
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August 31, 2017
July 21, 2017
Researchers found that North Carolina's pre-K program, which is free for 4-year-olds, gives students a boost in reading and math that continues through 3rd grade.
May 09, 2017
Voters in the New Mexico city have rejected a 2-cents-per-ounce tax on distributors of sodas and other sugary beverages that was intended to aid prekindergarten access.
April 19, 2017
A statement from a group of researchers offers a nuanced take about what science can say, and has not proven, about the value of prekindergarten.
April 15, 2016
The bipartisan caucus is intended to help lawmakers understand the benefits of early-childhood education, and to boost pre-K access nationwide.
April 14, 2016
The strongest early-childhood research suggests that high-quality child care and home-visiting programs have stronger positive effects on children than prekindergarten for 4-year-olds, according to an analysis from the American Enterprise Institute.
February 09, 2015
As they prepare to add 17,000 full-day preschool seats in 2015, New York City officials announced a single application for district and community schools.
January 15, 2015
Nationwide, Hispanic children have low preschool participation rates but a new Quality Counts 2015 follow-up analysis finds that enrollment varies considerably by state.
October 17, 2014
A new guide provides practical help to principals hoping to better bridge the world of early-childhood education and traditional elementary school education.
October 10, 2014
City officials have pushed back hard against an analysis critiquing one of the mayor's landmark initiatives, a dramatic expansion of preschool slots citywide.