A key to college success? Starting education early, then making college affordable

In College Education | on January, 06, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

A key to college success? Starting education early, then making college affordableNews from Bangor Daily News: The first five years of a person’s life are the most important when it comes to developing the ability to learn and build skills throughout life. As a teacher for 37 years and a member of the legislative Education [...]

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Get Ready to Talk About Early Childhood Education

In Child Education | on January, 06, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

News from Businessweek: Thursday night, in a speech to the annual conference of the American Economic Association in Philadelphia, Jim Heckman mentioned, in an aside, that an early childhood education initiative may show up in this year’s State of the Union address. Heckman won a Nobel Prize in 2000. I followed up with his office [...]

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