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December 18, 2014

States That Don't Fund Public Preschool - Part One

Some of the 10 states that had no public preschool program when the National Institute for Early Education Research last issued a report in 2013 have made moves to change that.

December 14, 2014

All Day Preschool Better Prepares Children for Kindergarten

A recent study has found that children who attend all-day preschool are much better prepared for Kindergarten than children who go to half-day programs.

December 10, 2014

Head Start Grants, Private Commitments to Boost Early-Childhood Programs

The White House Summit on Early Education included announcements of new federal funding and private donations to support early learning.

December 10, 2014

Rural States, Tribes to Benefit from Preschool Grants

Alabama, Montana, and Vermont were among the winners of federal preschool money to launch or expand early-childhood education programs.

December 10, 2014

Eighteen States Win $250 Million in Preschool Development Grants

The announcement of federal funding comes on the day of a White House "summit" on early education that brings together public and private partners.

December 03, 2014

Poll: Californians Strongly in Favor of Preschool

Nearly two thirds of California voters consider preschool "very important," according to a new Field Poll, conducted in partnership with the California education news outlet EdSource.

December 01, 2014

Georgia to Create New Kindergarten-Entry Assessment

Plans call for a new assessment, known as a "kindergarten-entry profile," to be introduced statewide in 2017.

November 28, 2014

Feds Hope to Reconnect Dropouts Via 'Performance Partnership Pilots'

Federal agencies request proposals for partnerships to help disconnected youth.

November 25, 2014

Full-Day Pre-K Boosts Readiness Skills More Than Half-Day, Study Finds

Children who attended a full-day program were also less likely to be chronically absent, says a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

November 21, 2014

S.C. Ruling on Funding May Open Way for More Early Education, Advocates Say

Early childhood education advocates in South Carolina see an opportunity to expand services now that a 21-year-old legal battle has been decided in favor of better funding for poor and rural regions of the state.

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