The Obama administration wants to expand eligibility for child-care programs and bolster quality.
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January 22, 2015
January 21, 2015
What did President Obama discuss in his annual speech to the country? Here's a guide to what teachers should know.
January 20, 2015
President Barack Obama used his penultimate State of the Union address to call for a dramatic expansion in college access and increased investments in early childhood.
January 19, 2015
President Obama is expected to make the case that his broader tax proposal will help families cover the cost of child care and gain access to college for their children.
January 14, 2015
The American Federation of Teachers and the Center on American Progress say annual tests should be retained for reporting purposes, but scaled back for school-accountability purposes.
December 10, 2014
The nation's second largest district said it will assist students and families in accessing school records they will need to apply for deportation relief promised by President Obama's executive action on immigration.
December 08, 2014
Code.org and the National Science Foundation have forged a public-private partnership that will use $20 million in new funding to expand computer science education in U.S. schools.
December 03, 2014
A White House report labels Native American youth the nation's most vulnerable population and places part of the blame on federal education policies.
December 03, 2014
A White House report labels Native American youth the nation's most vulnerable population and places part of the blame on federal education policies that have a "devastating and continuing effect on Native peoples."
November 26, 2014
Happy almost Thanksgiving! Enjoy these goodreads on teachers, staff changes at the Education Department, and old school computer games.