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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.
Recent brief uses data collected by Early Head Start and Head Start to explore factors that may be associated with children who leave programs before their eligibility ends.
Research indicates the relationship between the early child care provider/teacher and the parent can contribute to a child’s school readiness.
Former Head Start parent, volunteer and federal worker talks about the program that benefitted her family
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.
Adaptations to a Social-Emotional Curriculum for Migrant and Seasonal Head Start Children and Families
Partnerships and collaborations between curriculum developers and stakeholders are key to serving Migrant and Seasonal Head Start children and families.