Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting

Congress Devotes Nearly $1 Billion in New Money for Early Childhood Education in Omnibus Spending Bill -

Omnibus spending bill increases funding for Child Care and Development Block Grant, Early Head Start, and Head Start WASHINGTON – Today the House and Senate overwhelmingly approved a $1.1 trillion spending bill, which includes nearly $1 billion in new money for early childhood education.  Funding for the major federal programs that support critical early learning opportunities for young children from low-income families, the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG), … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage The No Child Left Behind Overhaul Could Seriously Help Preschools The Huffington Post National News Child Care Subsidies Are Getting a Second Look GOVERNING Key Components of Education Bill Headed for Final Approval Associated Press Outdated education law up for major makeover in Senate Associated Press … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

National News Another View: Why preschool? The basis and importance for early childhood education Auburn Journal Online Education chief Arne Duncan: U.S. is falling behind The Indianapolis Star Online Proposed Head Start Day and Year Expansion Draws Mixed Response Education Week Arkansas Early childhood education initiative launches Thursday KHBS-TV Online California California Legislature Passes Big Public Preschool Bill, Doesn’t Fund It … Read More

Early Education News — Daily Digest -

National & Trade Secretary Mathews Burwell: Celebrating 50 Years of Head Start – Huffington Post Happy Birthday to Head Start – POLITICO Opinion: Let the Kids Learn Through Play – The New York Times Ask a Scientist: Can Early Educators Help a Child Suffering From Toxic Stress? – Education Week Mounting Evidence of Advantages for Children of Working Mothers – The New York … Read More

Early Education News — Daily Digest -

National & Trade Child Care Isn’t Just a Personal Problem. It’s an Economic One, Too. – New Republic Lawmaker Honors Head Start, Solicits Comments to Improve Program – Education Week State ed budgets fighting to bounce back – POLITICO Nurse Visits Help First-Time Moms, Cut Government Costs In Long Run – NPR The Navy Wants To Double Its Paid Maternity Leave To Attract … Read More