Economic instability and racial disparities threaten American children's educational and health progress, according to a new study.
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July 22, 2014
July 15, 2014
The New America Foundation offers eight recommendations to teachers, districts, states, and federal officials that the organization believes will strengthen early-learning programs.
July 01, 2014
The American Academy of Pediatrics clarifies its advice on early reading for parents.
June 03, 2014
Sample surveys are intended to help program managers get a "big picture" of how their early-childhood education programs are working.
May 28, 2014
The University of North Carolina's Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute has launched a new center that will help design, implement, and evaluate preschool programs.
May 13, 2014
The National Institute for Early Education Research, which advocates on behalf of expanded high-quality preschool options, uses federal funds only for data collection, its president says.
April 30, 2014
The tool commonly known as ECERS-R may not be sensitive enough to measure the elements that preschools must have to improve children's academic and social outcomes, according to new research.
April 16, 2014
A study of North Carolina's pre-K program for at-risk 4-year-olds has yielded a greater impact than expected, a new study states.
April 16, 2014
A small-scale study suggests some ways to achieve better results for English-learners in preschool using the the popular, play-based Tools of the Mind curriculum.
April 15, 2014
Sixty-two percent of parents believe preschool teaches lifelong lessons and rate socio-emotional experiences as high as academics, a new poll states.