A new guide provides practical help to principals hoping to better bridge the world of early-childhood education and traditional elementary school education.
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October 17, 2014
October 03, 2014
Private donations could save a Republican mayor's plan to expand public preschool, if only he can get the Democrats on the city council to agree to raise public funding.
September 24, 2014
Preschool supporters want to use the state's large Land Grant Permanent Fund to pay for early education, but the effort has failed four times in the past.
May 28, 2014
Based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the center will offer strategic planning and evaluation services to states.
November 18, 2013
The bond will provide a steady stream of funds to improve daycare and after-school facilities statewide.
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.