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Running a Home-Based Preschool Is Tough, and Support Is Meager

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

From EdSurge: “Home-based preschool operators straddle the business side and the teaching side. In addition to administrative challenges, the day-to-day experience of working with young children—while rewarding—is also exhausting.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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Op-ed: Early Childhood Education Can Prevent Violence Later in Life

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

From Indianapolis Star: “If we are committed to preparing our children to be productive members of society, we must include character building in the curriculum, teaching students from a young age how to be good people and treat others the way they want to be treated.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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Kids of Color Often Shut Out of High-Quality State Preschool, Research Says

Monday, November 11, 2019

From Education Week: “A study of 26 states and their preschool programs finds that as of roughly two years ago, a mere 1 percent of Latino children and just 4 percent of black children in those states were enrolled in ‘high-quality’ state-backed early-learning opportunities. ” Read the full article here. View more articles here.