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How much do you value the people who take care of your children?

EARLY CHILDHOOD PROFESSIONALS will today take to the streets in Cork, Dublin and Sligo in a bid to secure a wage that is commensurate with their …

Education

Report debunks ‘earlier is better’ academic instruction for young children

The debate about appropriate curriculum for young children generally centers on two options: free play and basic activities vs. straight academics (which is what many kindergartens across the country have adopted, often reducing or eliminating time for play). A new report, “Lively Minds: …

Education

The Sooner The Better: Early Childhood Education, A Key To Life-Long Success

“The sooner the better” is the perfect tag line for early childhood education. There is no magic bullet to ensure a lifetime of self-fulfillment in personal and career terms. But rigorous research shows that high-quality early childhood education is an extraordinarily powerful means to promote …

Education

Educare: A Model for Early Childhood Policymaking

June 17, 2015<p><i>By Elaine Weiss, Broader, Bolder Approach to Education and Karen Howard, First Focus</i><p>As cities in states as politically diverse as New …

Education

Hillary Clinton Proposes More Funding for Early Childhood Education

Hillary Clinton embraced her new role as a grandmother and her longer-term one as a child advocate on Monday, offering up proposals on early …