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.
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March 13, 2015
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.
February 02, 2015
Early childhood experts are questioning the value of a new virtual preschool that offers digital learning materials and online access to teachers.
January 21, 2015
President Barack Obama mentioned the phrase "child care" eight times in his State of the Union Address last night, according to a Wall Street Journal count. That's more often than he said the words "terrorist," "middle class" or "opportunity.
January 15, 2015
To help educators and parents recognize effective uses of ed tech in the early years, Education Week created an interactive tool highlighting one school's efforts to put research into practice.
December 23, 2014
Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, intended for infants and toddlers with disabilities, has been basically level-funded while other programs for young children grow.
December 18, 2014
Nationwide, rural students are more likely to be overweight and lack access to healthy foods.