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NEW NATIONAL POLL: Majorities Of Trump And Clinton Supporters Unite On Early Childhood Education -

Washington, D.C. – In an otherwise polarized election, 90 percent of voters – including 78 percent of Trump supporters and 97 percent of Clinton supporters – agree that Congress and the next president must make quality early childhood education more accessible and affordable to low- and middle-income families. The poll released today by the First Five Years Fund (FFYF) found that by a three-to-one margin, voters prefer the next … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

March 21-25, 2016 Kris Perry, FFYF and Invest in US Coverage Beyond Pre-K: District of Columbia-Area Foundation Aids Infants and Toddlers Education Week How Investing in Youth Curbs Poverty Media Planet Presidential Candidates Prospects for the Next President Keeping John B. King Jr. as Education Secretary Education Week National News Omidyar Network Leads $1.6M Seed Round for Tinkergarten Citybizlist – New York … Read More

Weekly Early Childhood Education News Report -

February 22-26, 2015 Presidential Candidates Sanders on affordable child care MSNBC How Meaty Are the Presidential Candidates’ Online K-12 Positions? Education Week Op-Ed: Save the Children Action Network Dallas County News National News A growing number of states are turning to an unconventional public/private financing arrangement to help address social problems Associated Press Early Childhood Programs Missing Many … Read More

Early Education News – Daily Digest -

National News Days from leaving office, Education Secretary Arne Duncan talks about successes, failures The Washington Post Federal Special Education Spending Increase Would Touch All Ages Education Week Online House easily clears $1.1 trillion spending bill POLITICO Labor Department announces new aid for ballooning child-care costs The Washington Post Learning Soft … Read More