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Equity and Excellence in the Earliest Years: Action on Expulsion and Suspension in Early Childhood Settings
Recent data indicate expulsions and suspensions occur at high rates in preschool settings — even higher rates than in K12 school settings.
More than $1 billion in new federal and private sector investments in early childhood education announced at White House Summit on Early Childhood Education.
Research indicates the relationship between the early child care provider/teacher and the parent can contribute to a child’s school readiness.
National Survey of Early Care and Education Household Survey suggests parents’ perceptions and search process for non-parental care vary by household income, child’s age and household race/ethnicity.
Reviewing Home Visiting: A Look at Models for At-Risk Pregnant Women, Mothers, and Children across the Country and in Tribal Communities
Recent review of the home visting program found that three new models met the HHS criteria for evidence of effectiveness.
Office of Child Care and Office of Head Start focus on improving quality.
Infecting about 10 to 15 million Americans each year, enteroviruses are very common, especially during the summer and fall months.
Innovative models work together to serve young children in poverty.
Conversation centered on the benefits of providing early childhood education and its impact down the road for our children and society.