A survey puts to the test a long-held assumption that universal preschool is more popular across the income spectrum than preschool aimed at low-income families.
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March 06, 2018
March 02, 2018
The Center for American Progress has released a new report and an interactive, online tool that allows users to see how tuition for early-childhood education programs is spent throughout the country.
February 05, 2018
A new study of the Chicago Child-Parent Centers showed that chidren who attended from preschool through 3rd grade had higher rates of college completion than peers who attended for fewer years.
October 27, 2017
A team of international researchers working in China found that young children who were praised for being smart were more likely to cheat.
September 05, 2017
A new study finds that one in four preschoolers is overweight and suggests it may be due to an unhealthy diet and too little physical activity.
July 24, 2017
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania found that the Great Recession resulted in more families living in economically distressed neighborhoods, a factor that can affect children's school readiness.
July 05, 2017
Nobel laureate James J. Heckman and a team of researchers has released an updated report on the benefits of a 1970s-era birth-to-five early learning program.
June 30, 2017
A new report stresses that improving child care helps current workers be more productive and helps future workers by giving them a solid foundation.
June 30, 2017
Seattle plans to boost its minimum wage to $15 by 2021. Will child-care programs be able to absorb the increased labor costs?
June 29, 2017
A new website developed by the McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership examines the varied qualifications for early-childhood program leaders in different states and in different settings.