The bond will provide a steady stream of funds to improve daycare and after-school facilities statewide.
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November 18, 2013
November 13, 2013
The proposed legislation is the first significant attempt in over 10 years to expand the federal government's role in supporting prekindergarten.
August 12, 2013
A survey by the National Conference of State Legislatures finds that spending on early-childhood programs is showing a slow, but steady, increase in some states.
June 21, 2013
The National Governors Association's Center for Best Practices will help representatives from each state improve their preK-3 systems.
May 03, 2013
Child-care workers in Georgia must now submit to national fingerprint and background checks under a measure signed into law by Gov. Nathan Deal.
April 03, 2013
The Education Commission of the States reports wide disparities in how kindergarten students are educated nationwide.
February 08, 2013
The birth-through-5 programs are one of the first steps in implementing Louisiana's Act 3, which gives the state authority over early-childhood education.
January 29, 2013
Several state leaders have made expanding preschool programs one of their budget-year priorities.