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Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

June 20-24, 2016 National News Study Finds Playing Math Game Boosted Preschoolers Abilities Education Week Why Preschool Suspensions Still Happen (And How To Stop Them) NPR/National Public Radio More Testing, Less Play: Study Finds Higher Expectations For Kindergartners NPR/National Public Radio The Complex Lives of Babies The Atlantic The Limits of “Grit” … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

June 13-17, 2016 Presidential Candidates Who’s Advising Donald Trump on Education Anyway? Is Anyone? The Seventy Four National News A Sit-Down With Sen. Patty Murray, One of ESSA’s Architects Education Week ESSA Architect Q&A: Rep. Robert C. ‘Bobby’ Scott, D-Va. Education Week ESSA Architect Q&A: Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Education Week Preschool “Works” When … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

June 6-10, 2016 Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage White House voices support for dual language learners at regional summit The Miami Herald National News The Families That Can’t Afford Summer The New York Times ‘Toxic stress’ in the classroom: How a public health approach could help The Washington Post Are Child-Care Workers … Read More

Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $60 Million Increase in Early Learning Funding -

WASHINGTON – Today, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a $161.857 billion spending bill for fiscal year 2017, which included bipartisan measures to increase or sustain funding for core early learning programs. This is the first bipartisan spending bill passed out of the Senate committee in seven years. “After a year of historic support for early childhood education in Congress, we’re pleased to see this sign of continued a bipartisan commitment … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report May 30- June 3, 2016 Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage Feds Urge Broad Support for Nation’s Youngest Bilingual Learners Education Week Gobierno federal apuesta por un país bilingüe con preescolares que enseñen un segundo idioma Univision Television Network Presidential Candidates Make Family Policy Great Again The New York … Read More