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Florida VPK Enrollment Down Statewide Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Thursday, August 6, 2020

From ABC Action News: “For young children, it’s not ideal to have a virtual program. They need the hands-on experience, they need the interactions,” said Lindsay Carson, who serves as the chief executive officer for the Early Learning Coalition of Pinellas. Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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Worries About 2020 Census’ Accuracy Grow With Cut Schedule

Thursday, August 6, 2020

From Florida Politics: “Census experts and civil rights activists worry the sped-up count could hurt its thoroughness and produce inaccurate data that will have lasting effects through the next decade since it determines how $1.5 trillion in federal spending is distributed and how many congressional districts each state gets.” Read the full article here. View more articles… Continue Reading Worries About 2020 Census’ Accuracy Grow With Cut Schedule

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Why Are Child Care Programs Open When Schools Are Not?

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

From The New York Times: “The driving force for education should not be ‘a parent needs to have a place for her kid to be so she can go to work’. We need to have an answer to that question, which is not school.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.