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Day Care for All

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

From The New York Times: “Affordable high-quality child care is an idea that should appeal to everyone. It’s good for workers and employers, for communities and families and children.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Cleaner Classrooms and Rising Scores: With Tighter Oversight, Head Start Shows Gains

Thursday, February 7, 2019

From The New York Times: “More than a decade after Congress imposed new standards on Head Start, a third of its partners have been forced to compete for funding that was once virtually automatic, and the share of classrooms ranked good or excellent has risen more than fourfold.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How To Build An Engineer: Start Young

Monday, January 28, 2019

From The Hechinger Report: “Elementary schools are introducing their students to engineering principles, hoping to inspire a life-long interest in STEM fields.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How Current Policy Hurts Our Youngest Citizens

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

From The Hechinger Report: “By investing in policies that fuel babies’ bodies and minds, we can work to promote healthy babies who arrive at preschool and kindergarten ready to learn.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Florida’s Early Childhood Tests Go Too Far In The Wrong Direction

Monday, January 14, 2019

From Forbes: “Many early childhood education experts had serious misgivings about the Star assessment and its use for this purpose, but once the results came out, opposition became far more vocal.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.