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August 14, 2012

Early Childhood Spending In a Romney/Ryan White House

Advocates say the budget blueprint outlined by U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, the vice presidential candidate chosen by Mitt Romney, would devastate long-standing programs such as Head Start and child care subsidies that benefit children.

August 03, 2012

Report Details Drop in Federal Funding for Children

Advocacy group details spending over past five years

July 31, 2012

Why Early Ed. Is Not a Marquee Issue in 2012 Campaign

Early education policymakers, advocates, and researchers call for a higher profile for the need for more quality early childhood programs, especially as a linchpin for a stronger American economy.

July 09, 2012

Study: Federal Subsidies Don't Guarantee Quality Child Care

Researchers found that kids enrolled in publicly funded programs may get better care

April 19, 2012

Competition for Head Start Grants Begins Now

Regulations created last fall require Head Start providers that fall short of federal quality standards to compete with other potential providers for funding, instead of being guaranteed a share of $7.6 billion in Head Start grants. Automatic renewal had been the norm since the program was created in 1964.

March 20, 2012

Study: Consistent School Attendance Matters in Pre-K

Chronic absence predicts performance in later grades, a study finds.

March 08, 2012

Study: Playing With Your Toddler Can Boost Academic Success

University of Utah researchers studied interactions between parents and kids

February 22, 2012

New Head Start Rules Creating Uncertainties for Providers

More than 130 agencies must gear up to compete to continue receiving all or part of their grant money later this year.

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