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2014-04-15 23:13:07

Too Small to Fail is an initiative to promote continual verbal interaction between parents and children from birth on. The national emphasis on pre-school for 4-year-olds starts too late for children at risk. Dr. Jack Westman demonstrates the importance of parents to the prosperity of America in his book "Parent Power". Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Too Small to Fail is a joint effort of the nonprofit Next Generation and the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton...

2014-04-03 12:34:40

College recognizes needs of young children, their families and early childhood professionals during Week of the Young Child MINNEAPOLIS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy children and families contribute to the well-being of our communities. To bring awareness to the benefits of early childhood education (ECE), Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited private college, is partnering with the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) to celebrate Week...

2014-03-05 16:28:35

$11.5 million federal i3 grant brings UPSTART to Utah's rural areas SALT LAKE CITY, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighteen rural Utah school districts have signed on to participate in an $11.5 million federal grant award to expand UPSTART, Waterford Institute's free, in-home preschool program, to their regions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131107/LA12431LOGO Waterford Institute, a Sandy, Utah-based research and education technology nonprofit, has signed a memorandum of...

2014-02-12 23:02:02

Trusted Publishers for Parents and Kids Team Up to Develop Tool for Kindergarten Preparation Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 It’s kindergarten registration time -- an important time for parents of preschoolers, as they are faced with determining whether their child is ready for this big step. Now parents can get the help they need with that decision with the new Kindergarten Readiness app for iPad® and iPhone®. Developed by the parenting experts at FamilyEducation and...

2014-02-01 23:03:15

The Malvern School, a private pre-school and early childhood education program in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, will officially open its doors to students in its Marlboro location on Monday, February 3. Glen Mills, PA (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 The Malvern School, a private pre-school and early childhood education program in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, will officially open its doors to students in its Marlboro location on Monday, February 3. This will be the 22nd Malvern School in...

2014-01-22 11:27:06

The level of development of countries has a direct influence on the education system. By way of example, it is clear that the investment that countries like India and China have made in education over the last few years has had a direct influence on their economic progress. The commitment that Finland made some time ago has also had repercussions on its economy. By contrast, in western countries increasingly less public money is being devoted to funding higher education. For this reason and...

2014-01-14 23:00:29

Sonbeam Christian preschool and daycare center offers Portland parents a safe and wholesome environment for children to be challenged with phonics based curriculum. Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Sonbeam’s approach on daycare and preschool is a fresh new take on concepts long forgotten. At Sonbeam Preschool & Daycare, children prepare for reading through a well-planned, phonics-based, curriculum. With strategically planned activities, children comfortably learn color...

2013-12-17 23:28:03

Miss Humblebee’s Academy online kindergarten preparatory program adds a Flipped Learning model to its already complete program, to help get kids ready for kindergarten and beyond. West Lafayette, IN (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 In addition to providing a fully interactive curriculum, Miss Humblebee’s Academy online kindergarten preparatory program adds a Flipped Learning model to its already complete program, to help get kids ready for kindergarten and beyond. Miss Humblebee’s Academy...

2013-12-16 23:01:32

This course focuses on the incorporation of science, technology, engineering, & mathematics education in early childhood environments. Duluth, GA (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training course and certificate provider, is proud to announce the introduction of CUR106: STEM in Early Childhood Education to the catalog of online professional development courses. This course provides basic information about STEM (Science,...

2013-12-02 12:21:26

DETROIT, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The General Motors Foundation is making a quality preschool education possible for 256 children in Detroit's most challenged neighborhoods through a $500,000 grant in support of the Education Achievement Authority (EAA) of Michigan. "Early education is a critical factor in the long-term success of our children. This very generous gift from the GM Foundation will make a huge difference in the lives of our children, and we are very grateful for...