Kindergarten teacher Arienne ‘Ari’ DacQuel teaches children before being surprised with the Knowledge Universe Early Childhood Educator Award at KinderCare Learning Center on September 17, 2015 in Lacey, Washington. In a research made by Save The […]
Most people think that babies are all about feeding, sleeping, pooping and making funny sounds. The truth is: babies can actually learn a lot of things early on. Knowing the best things you can teach your baby can help you maximize your baby’s early learning experience.
Parents.com shared some of the things you can teach your baby. “Babies are like little learning machines, picking up everything around them,” family and child development specialist, Gail Gross, Ph.D., Ed.D., told Parents.com.
Early childhood caregiving and education is plagued by underfunding. As a result, private “tuition” is often higher than that of higher education, while caregivers and teachers work themselves into poverty. For example, the average annual cost of child care in a child care center […]
Linda K. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Early Childhood Development Last year, we launched a pioneering effort to bring together Early Head Start and child care programs in new and exciting ways. For decades the country has looked to Head Start as the national laboratory […]
High-quality early childhood education programs give students an equitable start, research says A new brief highlights 10 important elements of high-quality early childhood education programs, pulled from a body of research, which can help young students have an equitable start with a strong educational foundation. The brief was compiled […]
Erikson leaders are in China to share our unique perspective on early childhood with our global partners, the Red Yellow Blue Education Development Company (RYB), China’s largest private early education provider. Over the next several days, Geoffrey A. Nagle, Erikson’s president and chief executive officer, and Jie-Qi Chen, Erikson’s […]
Irv Povlow, Marco Island Early learning Higher education or good vocational training is incredibly important for one’s future, but too many kids don’t attain either. Early learning may be the answer for these kids, including a pre-K education or what I prefer to see implemented, an earlier pre-pre-K education. […]
Creative Captures Inc. Racine Unified School District is considered an exemplary model for early learning in the state of Wisconsin. Great things are happening in the Racine Unified School District! I’m thrilled to share our continuously improving results and some very exciting initiatives underway. RUSD achieved the highest increase […]
Buy Photo Graduation cap and certificate in hand, Kenetha Carr lets out a squeal of laughter at Bordeaux Early Learning Center. “We are going straight to high school,” she said. But for the mother of five, this isn’t the beginning of her career. It’s the beginning of her daughter’s […]
Almost half of Tasmania’s children miss out on high-quality early learning. TASMANIANS should have the same access to education as every other Australian. But right now we don’t. Tasmanians can walk out of school with as much as two years less education than others around the country. We can’t […]