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Recent News

Ever wonder how your city’s educational outcomes compare to other places? Well you are in luck. The George W. Bush Institute recently released a new website that showcases over 100 city profiles on educational performance around the nation. City … Read More
Support For Early Education Increases In Florida
By Charles Joughin, September 28, 2016
Miami, FL – A bipartisan poll released today by the United Way of Miami-Dade and the First Five Years Fund (FFYF) shows a strong majority of Florida voters — regardless of party — support state early learning initiatives and are willing to make … Read More
Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report
By Megan Salzman, September 23, 2016
September 19-23, 2016  Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage Early childhood education matters to Latinos and everyone else The Hill New Poll Shows Bipartisan Support For Smart Start The Transylvania Times Poll Shows One Thing NC Voters … Read More