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Transforming Children’s Chances through Pre-Primary Education

In September 2015, the world’s nations adopted a set of “sustainable development goals” to end poverty, protect the planet, and promote the well-being of everyone. Goal 4 is to… 841 more words

Children's Rights

Welcome to spring!

Responses to a previous post on the importance of feedback suggested that I trial republishing readilearn posts here.  As the suggestion came from a number of people I considered it sound advice and worth trying. 770 more words

Education

The Long and Winding Road

Yesterday, shortly after sunrise, East Coast Migrant Head Start Project opened our doors to farmworker families in Jennings, Florida. We couldn’t be happier.

Our newest Head Start center was conceived a number of years ago when our community assessment work demonstrated a desperate and unmet need for Head Start services to migrant farmworker families in Hamilton County, Florida. 615 more words

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Democrats Release Urban Education Task Force Minority Report

A year ago, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) announced the formation of several bipartisan task forces including the Speaker’s Task Force on Urban Education. According to the Speaker, the goal of each task force was to explore possible solutions and recommend legislation to the full Assembly. 295 more words

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Prepping for Prep ?

I’m watching her as she draws in her book. She is sitting on a chair at the table. She slides off, stands up and leans on the table. 1,173 more words

Early Childhood

CURRENT TRENDS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

What is brain development?

  • At the time of birth newborn has all required cells for lifetime but not fully functioning and

Complex thinking.

  • By age 3, the brain gets more connections as they need as adults.
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Guest Post: Education Starts with the Very Young

Dr. David Conde is the President for North America of the Chamber of the Americas. He currently serves as the President of the ECMHSP Board of Directors and is a contributing writer for La Voz Bilingüe. 686 more words

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