Preschool-aged children at child care centers need far more opportunities for physical activity, suggests a new study in the journal Pediatrics.
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May 20, 2015
May 19, 2015
Young children with disabilities are often placed in segregated settings, as opposed to the least-restrictive environment that can meet their needs, says a draft policy statement from two federal agencies.
May 01, 2015
Immigrants account for 18 percent of the early-childhood workforce, a slightly higher percentage than are represented in the workforce at large, a new report says.
April 20, 2015
Four pending studies presented at AERA offer surprising findings and a nuanced look at the use of iPads and e-readers with young children.
April 17, 2015
A teacher's ethnicity may affect how well students learn self-control from her, finds a new study.
March 13, 2015
We sat down with Sarah Roseberry Lytle, of the Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences, who hosted a popular session on early cognitive development at SXSWedu last week.
March 13, 2015
Young children with depressed dads are more likely to fight, lie, and show anxiety, finds a new study.
March 06, 2015
The program will provide books and resources to 20,000 rural children in four states.
March 05, 2015
Developing the best habits of citizenship in a democracy is the central task of K-12 schooling—if we still honor democracy.
February 18, 2015
The project aims to build capacity among rural educators and communities to boost early-literacy skills.