Routinely breaking bread as a family fails to predict academic success and good behavior in school, a study states.
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July 24, 2013
July 23, 2013
The Institute for Education Sciences boils down the results of dozens of studies into a document that spells out what has been learned.
June 24, 2013
The Annie E. Casey Foundation's Kids Count reports notes preschool enrollment as a bright spot, though childhood poverty is a continuing problem.
May 20, 2013
Mastering these foundational skills may be critical to later academic achievement, according to researchers.
May 14, 2013
Children in preschool programs that regularly expose them to English and their home language learn better oral and literacy skills, according ton an analysis funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
April 29, 2013
A National Institute for Early Education Research report released today says that recent state funding increases for preschool aren't enough to pull states out of a 10-year-long slide.
April 24, 2013
The hour-long event, which will be archived, features initiatives in Maine and Massachusetts.
April 05, 2013
Providence, R.I., is implementing a $5 million plan to measure the ways in which families and caregivers talk to poor children, in hopes of improving literacy.
April 03, 2013
The Education Commission of the States reports wide disparities in how kindergarten students are educated nationwide.
March 06, 2013
The federal What Works Clearinghouse examined the fourth edition of The Creative Curriculum and a program developed in North Carolina called Bright Beginnings.