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A trip into a South LA classroom to learn the word 'of'

A trip into a South LA classroom to learn the word 'of' | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
Teaching reading in kindergarten can be creative, and one South L.A. teacher believes playful learning works better than rote memorization.
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Research On Tulsa's Head Start Program Finds Lasting Gains

Research On Tulsa's Head Start Program Finds Lasting Gains | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
Deborah Phillips at Georgetown University has spent more than a decade studying preschool programs in Oklahoma. Her latest research found strong gains in some areas, but slow progress in others.
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ASCD Express 11.21 - Starting Student-Led Discussions in Early Elementary

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Supporting Children’s Learning Through Play / Snapshots / Complementary Learning / HFRP - Harvard Family Research Project

Supporting Children’s Learning Through Play / Snapshots / Complementary Learning / HFRP - Harvard Family Research Project | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
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On a terrace, children participate in a drumming circl
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Early Childhood Education / HFRP - Harvard Family Research Project

Our mission is to build capacity for quality early childhood education (ECE) programs by sharing knowledge abou
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Point of Entry

The disciplinary use of suspension and expulsion for the nation’s youngest students—particularly African American students—has long-term damaging effects on children, as well as society as a whole.
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Federal preschool bill highlights need to improve state program, advocates say | EdSource Today

Federal preschool bill highlights need to improve state program, advocates say | EdSource Today | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
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Ambitious Pre-K Program Launches in San Antonio

Ambitious Pre-K Program Launches in San Antonio | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
San Antonio's $248 million program for preschoolers from poor and working-class families is off to a mostly smooth start, even as administrators do some fine-tuning.
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Grow America Stronger with Quality Early Childhood Education

Grow America Stronger with Quality Early Childhood Education | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it

Quality early childhood education from birth to five helps families raise stronger children and grow a more prosperous America. 

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Preschool Funding, and How to Get It

Preschool Funding, and How to Get It | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
Houston and the Granite district in Utah will be two to watch when considering unique ways to pay for early-childhood education.
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Studies on Head Start Bolster Arguments for Long-Term Impact

Studies on Head Start Bolster Arguments for Long-Term Impact | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
A pair of new studies, taking different approaches, say the $8.6 billion federal preschool program has measurable continuing benefits in a number of key areas.
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Preschool with a focus on children's mental health

Preschool with a focus on children's mental health | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
A program in downtown LA seeks to get young children ready for school by addressing family trauma holistically.
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When Character, Flexibility and Laughter Are at the Center of Kindergarten

When Character, Flexibility and Laughter Are at the Center of Kindergarten | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
Teaching 5-year-olds how to read and count, while molding them into kind, confident students isn't easy. In kindergarten, every day is a surprise, says teacher
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LAO proposes full-day preschool for all low-income working families

LAO proposes full-day preschool for all low-income working families | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
A non-profit journalism website reporting on key education issues in California and beyond.
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Marjorie Wechsler on The Building Blocks of High-Quality Early Learning Programs

Marjorie Wechsler, Principal and Research Manager of Learning Policy Institute on The Building Blocks of High-Quality Early Learning Programs
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Tools for parents: What to look for in a preschool program | EdSource Today

Tools for parents: What to look for in a preschool program | EdSource Today | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
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Closing the Achievement Gap for Dual Language Learners

Closing the Achievement Gap for Dual Language Learners | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
In today’s competitive global economy, dual language learners enter our education system with an incredible intellectual, social, and personal asset that can improve our national economy and security: their home language.1 Dual language learners...
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Q & A: Documentary filmmakers aim to start a national conversation about early education | EdSource Today

Q & A: Documentary filmmakers aim to start a national conversation about early education | EdSource Today | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
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Head Start limiting enrollment, cutting programs as sequester kicks in | EdSource Today

Head Start limiting enrollment, cutting programs as sequester kicks in | EdSource Today | Early Childhood Resources | Scoop.it
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