Kristen Haigh

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Interaction During Reading Helps Develop Kids' Language Skills

<b>UI study finds how caregivers respond to the sounds babies make during book reading could be link to language development in young children.</b><p>Next time …

Dallas ISD trustees, Hinojosa concerned about cost of pre-K plan

A proposal that would require Dallas ISD to offer prekindergarten to all eligible 3- and 4-year olds – with a goal of serving all families in the …

Education

10 of the Very Best Online Resources for Early Childhood Teachers

I taught preschool for five years. I think I may have learned more in those five years than I did during any of my other 15 years of teaching. …

Teaching

Denver preschool system failing low-income neighborhoods, report finds

Denver’s efforts in early childhood education — which have been lauded nationwide — are being called a failure for not evenly creating availability …

Democrats love universal pre-K -- and don't seem to care that it may not work

By Kevin Huffman<p>As campaign issues go, promoting preschool for poor kids is about as close to a no-brainer as it gets among progressives.<p>Indeed, when Hillary Clinton officially launched her campaign last summer with a call for expanded access to prekindergarten, the New York Times reported, “Of all …