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National News Conference Process to Rewrite ESEA Gets Underway Education Week Reading is Fundamental for the Bezos Family Foundation Inside Philanthropy Taproot Taps into Education at a Root Level Inside Philanthropy Two Cheers for Capitalism The New York Times – Washington Bureau Presidential Candidates Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to address black voters in Florida Friday The Miami Herald Illinois … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

National News Arne Duncan on Accountability in ESEA Reauthorization Education Week Online Child Care Providers Demand $15-An-Hour Pay Forbes In First Bronx Visit, President Obama Touts Mentoring Nonprofit for Minority Men Norwood News Lessons from Sesame Street about preschool education CBS MoneyWatch.com Standards are important The Hill Presidential Candidates Hillary pushes to expand federal preschool, results questioned Washington Examiner … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage In Gates Move, Another Sign of Rising Funder Interest in Early Childhood Education Inside Philanthropy Next Move? Parsing What Bill and Melinda Said About Education Funding Inside Philanthropy National News About the Upcoming House-Senate ESEA Conference Committee… And One from the Past The Huffington Post Despite U.S. Job Growth, Lowest-Income Families Are Left Behind The … Read More

Inside Philanthropy: In Gates Move, Another Sign of Rising Funder Interest in Early Childhood Education -

In Gates Move, Another Sign of Rising Funder Interest in Early Childhood Education The world’s largest philanthropic organization has always been involved in early childhood education funding, but it has confined most of that activity to its home state of Washington. Now it looks as if the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is ready to make more of a national footprint in this area, which is good news for … Read More

Inside Philanthropy: Next Move? Parsing What Bill and Melinda Said About Education Funding -

Next Move? Parsing What Bill and Melinda Said About Education Funding Bill and Melinda Gates are obsessed with impactful grantmaking and evaluating the outcomes of their foundation’s giving. Recently, the heads of the world’s largest foundation discussed the impact of their funding activity with New York Times columnist Nicolas Kristof. The couple highlighted a number of accomplishments in the areas of global health and child mortality, but acknowledged … Read More