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Early Education News — Weekly Roundup -

Early Education Clips for Week of December 8 – 12 Here’s a sampling of early childhood education in the news this week: TOP STORY President Launches “Invest in Us,” Announces Over $1 Billion in Early Childhood Investments On the White House Summit on Early Education Wednesday, President Obama called on business leaders, philanthropists, advocates, elected officials and members of the public to invest in the expansion of early childhood opportunities … Read More

President Obama Announces Over $1 Billion Dollars in Early Education Investments through Invest in US -

President Obama Announces Over $1 Billion Dollars in Early Education Investments through Invest in US Unprecedented public/private commitments will support high quality early childhood development Contact: media@investinus.org WASHINGTON – At the White House Summit on Early Education on Wednesday, President Barack Obama called on business leaders, philanthropists, advocates, elected officials and members of the public to invest in the expansion of early childhood opportunities for children … Read More

Early Education News — Weekly Roundup -

Early Education Clips for Week of December 1 – 5 Here’s a sampling of early childhood education in the news this week: TOP STORY More than 700 Organizations Tell Congress: Save Home Visiting The National Home Visiting Coalition sent a letter this week to Congressional leaders urging them to extend funding for the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program. The letter includes signatories from every state and … Read More

700+ Organizations to Congress: Save Home Visiting -

For Immediate Release Contacts:  Ed Walz, First Focus Campaign for Children, 202-657-0685 Brent Ewig, Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs, 202-266-3041 Don Owens, Zero to Three, 202-302-5928  700+ Organizations to Congress: Save Home Visiting Washington – The national Home Visiting Coalition today sent a letter with more than 700 signatories to congressional leadership, urging timely action to extend funding for the federal … Read More

Early Education News — Weekly Roundup -

Early Education Clips for Week of November 17 – 21 Here’s a sampling of early childhood education in the news this week: TOP STORY Child Care and Development Bill Signed Into Law President Obama signed the Child Care and Development Block Grant Program (CCDBG) Reauthorization into law at an Oval Office ceremony on Wednesday. Earlier in the week, the full Senate passed the CCDBG legislation, which was a strong example … Read More