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Early Education News – Daily Digest -

National News Do This and You’ll Get That: A Bad Way to Defend Good Programs Education Week Online Here’s Why American Parents Shouldn’t Worry So Much The Huffington Post Georgia Georgia’s early care and education generates billions for economy Atlanta Journal-Constitution Online Hawaii Starting Early: Connecting Culture and Language to Student Success The Huffington Post New Jersey The Catch-22 of our generation: … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage Long-Term Study Finds Tennessee Pre-K Effects Fade By 3rd Grade Education Week Online National News 9 Surprising Facts About the Cost of Childcare TIME Anne-Marie Slaughter’s ‘Unfinished Business’ The New York Times Education Department Updates Its Government Shutdown Plan Education Week Shakira’s Helping Early Childhood Education Venue Magazine Online What’s … Read More

New Vanderbilt Study Shows That Quality Early Childhood Education Matters – and Shows Tennessee How To Improve -

WASHINGTON – Today, Vanderbilt University released the results of a 5-year study on Tennessee’s voluntary preschool program, which finds that children who attend preschool arrive at kindergarten with significant gains but they diminish by third grade. The study, which bucks an ever-growing trend of research showing the lasting, positive effects early learning has on children, points to a lack of quality in the implementation of Tennessee’s program … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage New Construction Loan Fund to Benefit Early-Childhood Classrooms Education Week National News The Piercing Cry of Child Poverty in Economically Rich but Spiritually Poor America The Huffington Post Presidential Candidates Clinton brings vision, strategy to her first edit board Des Moines Register Online Rubio’s Plan for Paid Leave Does Not Require Paid Leave The … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

National News As Preschool Programs Expand, Teacher Pay Under Scrutiny Education Week Preschool becoming expected for public schools San Francisco Chronicle Online Shakira says motherhood makes her feel more connected to early childhood development issue Associated Press California California transitional program leaves young students behind The San Diego Union-Tribune Georgia Celebration of early learning draws government, other leaders Atlanta Journal-Constitution … Read More