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2011-06-17 13:29:02

Home learning experiences that are consistently supportive in the early years may boost low-income children's readiness for school.

2011-06-09 23:47:51

High-quality early education has a strong, positive impact well into adulthood, according to research led by Arthur Reynolds, co-director of the Human Capital Research Collaborative and professor of child development, and Judy Temple, a professor in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

2011-05-24 00:00:28

Grant Funds the Museum’s STEM Kit for Teachers Program Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 Boston Children’s Museum today announced that it has received a $40,000 grant from National Grid.

2011-05-16 12:59:00

Premier childhood curriculum combines online and offline activities to engage, stimulate students LOST SPRINGS, Kan., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When asked about what his school is like, Kansas Online Learning Program first grader Blaise Jirak uses words like awesome, cool, and fun.

2011-05-15 00:02:32

Childcare Network is a leading provider of early care, preschool, and school-aged programs.

2011-05-10 13:30:00

Retired PA generals cite poor educational achievement as a threat to national security, say cuts to pre-k programs in Pittsburgh could worsen problem PITTSBURGH, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Military service is out of reach for the vast majority of young adults in Pittsburgh, according to a new report released today by MISSION: READINESS, a national security nonprofit group composed of more than 200 retired generals and admirals, including ten from Pennsylvania.

2011-05-04 13:12:00

LOS ANGELES, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mother's Day marks the 5th birthday of BabyFirstTV, the global TV network designed for babies and parents.

2011-05-02 04:30:00

DULUTH, Ga., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), a nationally accredited and IACET approved distance training institution dedicated exclusively to the child care industry, offers new users the trial course CCEI330: Books and Beyond: Language Development in Young Children at no cost for the month of May, in honor of Get Caught Reading Month and National Children's Book Week. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101207/MM13548LOGO ) The development of...

2011-04-25 14:50:00

More than 600 law enforcement leaders sign letter supporting early care and education, proven way to reduce crime and lower prison costs WASHINGTON, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 600 police chiefs, sheriffs, prosecutors and other law enforcement leaders in all 50 states delivered a letter to Congress, urging them to reject proposed cuts to early care and education programs as they continue intense negotiations over the federal budget.

2011-04-21 17:08:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gymboree Corporation today announced it will hold a conference call and webcast to review fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 financial results. The call will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. Pacific/4:00 p.m. Eastern.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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