Preschool programs focused on treating children who have suffered from trauma continue to spring up across the country with the aim of preparing the most fragile young learners for kindergarten and beyond.
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January 23, 2015
January 08, 2015
A new study by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy showed clear test score gains in late elementary school for children who attended the state preschool program there.
January 08, 2015
The latest issue of Education Week's annual report includes articles and data on early-education research, technology, kindergarten readiness, and preschool expansion efforts, along with an Early Education Index offering state-by-state grades.
January 06, 2015
Researchers reanalyzed data collected during the Head Start Impact Study to more closely compare children in Head Start and those who were cared for at home by a relative.
December 31, 2014
Early Years readers were interested in a variety of different topics over the past year.
December 09, 2014
The research connected birth and school records to 1.6 million children born in Florida over a 10-year timespan.
November 25, 2014
Children who attended a full-day program were also less likely to be chronically absent, says a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
November 12, 2014
The Annie E. Casey Foundation says in a recent policy report that programs need to embrace the entire family in order to curb intergenerational poverty.
November 11, 2014
Unionized child-care providers are more likely to seek state-regulated licenses, a proxy for program quality, according to a new study.
November 10, 2014
Toddlers who have a low vocabulary compared to their peers or cognitive delays are at higher risk of struggling with math when they are 4 or 5, according to recent research.