What Early Childhood Education Programs Can Teach K-12 Schools

In Child Education | on April, 12, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from U.S. News & World Report: Give them the skills they need to succeed. In debates about education, early childhood often comes across as K-12’s overlooked little sibling. With no guaranteed access for children and families, lower resource levels and lower quality standards for many programs, the early childhood field lacks many things that [...]

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5 great colleges for studying early childhood education

In Child Education | on February, 17, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from USA TODAY College: Teaching young children is a vital and rewarding part of their development, and given how important the subject is, it’s no surprise that early childhood education degrees are offered at many schools. While plenty of colleges can offer you teaching credentials, that doesn’t mean all schools are created equal. If [...]

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Maurice Quiroga of PNC Bank Discusses the Importance of Early Childhood …

In Child Education | on February, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from St. Louis Public Radio: Early childhood programs have become a focus for those trying to improve the educational and social development of preschoolers. Finding what works has also been a key component in the attempts to lessen the achievement gap and other challenges some students in underserved communities experience later in life. PNC [...]

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Study: Early childhood programs in NC reduce special education

In Child Education | on February, 05, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from News & Observer: DURHAM — Children enrolled in North Carolina’s state-supported early education programs have a reduced chance of being placed in special education by third grade, Duke University researchers say. The findings suggest that state investment in quality early childhood programs can prevent costly special education later. The study is published Tuesday [...]

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Book Review: Girl-Child Education in Biu Emirates: The Early Years, By …

In Child Education | on January, 26, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from Premium Times: Related News Bukar Usman, retired civil servant, history, language and folklore buff, has already established himself as an intellectual and a prolific writer of note with the dozens of books he has written over the last two decades. As someone who has decided to dig into his roots and project the [...]

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Alex Johnson: Early childhood education is California’s answer to equal …

In Child Education | on January, 16, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from San Jose Mercury News: By Alex Johnson Special to the Mercury News “It’s the essential promise of America — that where you start should not and will not determine how far you can go.” That powerful message was shared by President Barack Obama last month at the White House Summit on Early Education. [...]

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Nevada ranks poorly in early child education study

In Child Education | on January, 09, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

News from KLAS-TV: LAS VEGAS — In a comparison of early childhood education the 50 states and Washington, D.C., a study released Thursday placed Nevada 50th, surpassing only Mississippi. The Quality Counts 2015 report came from the Education Week Research Center, a division of the nonprofit Editorial Projects in Education based in Bethesda, Md. Nevada [...]

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Obama announces $1 billion investment for early childhood education

In Child Education | on December, 27, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

News from PBS NewsHour: U.S. President Barack Obama sits with students during a tour of a Pre-K classroom at Powell Elementary School prior to speaking on the Fiscal Year 2015 budget in Washington, D.C. in March 2014. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Declaring early childhood education “one of the best investments we can [...]

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Obama to announce $1 billion in early education investments

In Child Education | on December, 25, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

News from Washington Times: President Obama (right), with Education Secretary Arne Duncan at his side, calls on Congress during a June 21, 2012, news conference at the White House to stop interest rates on student loans from doubling. (Associated Press) ** FILE ** more > continues on Washington Times >>> Read the full article . [...]

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Smart Start focuses on early childhood education

In Child Education | on October, 27, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

News from Stillwater News Press: Smart Start of Stillwater begins focusing on the importance of children’s education before they even get to the classroom. From the time children are born, Smart Start works to make sure they have all of their needs met. Director Sarah Manuel said it is important to begin a child’s education [...]

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