Early childhood education is seeing interest--and more funding--from city and well as state lawmakers.
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January 13, 2014
January 13, 2014
The Commission to Build a Healthier America, which first released recommendations in 2009, has come together again to expand on some of its ideas related to high-quality early childhood services.
January 08, 2014
Washington lawmakers are putting together legislation aimed at making day care look more like preschool, with stronger learning standards.
January 07, 2014
After seeing a geographic map that pinpointed community needs for at-risk preschool populations, Philadelphia providers are offered $1 million.
December 20, 2013
Nearly $281 million will be divided among six states in the third round of the early-learning grant program, and state leaders on both sides of the aisle said they appreciated the opportunity to compete for the funds.
December 19, 2013
The award, the third in a series of grants aimed at boosting early education programs, now brings to 20 the number of states sharing in early-education Race to the Top funds.
December 13, 2013
Parents and teachers can use technology in developmentally appropriate ways, according to a panel of experts gathered by Child Trends, a nonprofit research group in Bethesda, Md.
December 12, 2013
Math concepts can be supported through games and other activities that are developmentally appropriate for an early-education classroom, say those researching math learning among young children.
December 02, 2013
The Education Commission of the States compiled a list of laws enacted in 2013 to support early literacy, preschool access, teacher preparation, and program quality.
November 09, 2010
Looking for suggestions on districts and schools that are partnering on education, health, family services and other issues across the early-childhood spectrum.