Infants, other children, and teenagers are generally not receiving all the preventive care that is recommended for them, according to the federal health agency.
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September 15, 2014
September 12, 2014
The research, conducted by the College Board, showed that students with earliest birthdays in their kindergarten cohort were more likely to take and pass Advanced Placement tests and graduate from college in 4 years.
September 08, 2014
Though a poll found broad support for increased federal pre-K funding, Republicans, at 53 percent, were much less likely than Democrats, at 87 percent, to support it.
August 28, 2014
Opportunity Nation, a group advocating for preschool expansion, has given communities "opportunity scores" based on several indicators, including preschool enrollment.
July 31, 2014
Children with strong language skills boost the language performance of their classmates with disabilities, according to a recent study.
July 08, 2014
Educators of young children can use their summer to dig into some of the research-validated interventions listed here.
June 03, 2014
Sample surveys are intended to help program managers get a "big picture" of how their early-childhood education programs are working.
May 28, 2014
Based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the center will offer strategic planning and evaluation services to states.
May 19, 2014
An analysis of children in a federally-funded study found that depression among teachers was connected to emotional difficulties among the young children in their care.
May 13, 2014
The National Institute for Early Education Research, which advocates on behalf of expanded high-quality preschool options, uses federal funds only for data collection, its president says.