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2011-07-07 09:55:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This August, 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout will launch a new multiplatform prosocial initiative, "Kindness Counts," designed to support the development of empathy in preschoolers by promoting small acts of kindness that matter big. The long-term campaign will include a series of PSAs, digital and social media components, programming tie-ins and local extensions - all targeting parents and caregivers of preschoolers - with...

2011-06-22 00:00:35

The Learning Experience in Lewis Center, OH is in the final days of construction and will soon be open. Premier child care for children ages six weeks to five years. Complete child development center with a dynamic and fun environment that is committed to quality care and education of your child. Open year round 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. Lewis Center, OH (PRWEB) June 21, 2011 The Polaris area is welcoming The Learning Experience into the community. This premier child development center will...

2011-06-19 00:02:34

Young Yogis ~ Happy Hearts in Motion ~ founder, Dr Nadia Delshad, integrates developmental psychology, social skills training techniques and family coaching methods with yoga sequences and poses, storytelling, social and emotional skills building games, music and other arts into a complete curriculum that engages the body, mind and heart in a way that honors all the ways children learn. SW Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 18, 2011 Young Yogis ~ Happy Hearts in Motion ~ is a new small SAHM business...

2011-06-09 23:47:51

Latest findings from Chicago Longitudinal Study published in Science today 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. The study is the longest follow-up ever of an established large-scale early childhood program. In...

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. The Museum will use these funds to create a new teaching kit designed to improve teaching and learning of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) among young children and their educators and childcare providers. Kits are interdisciplinary teaching units, packed with artifacts, hands-on activities,...

2011-05-15 00:02:35

Smarter Toddler's First TV Ad Features a Unique Color Experiment Which Combines Art and Science. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2011 Smarter Toddler's first TV Ad was filmed at the New York City mid-town school location. In the 30 second spot, some of the children are seen experimenting with color using eye droppers and magnifying glasses to discover the changes that occur when primary colors are blended together. "Smarter Toddler's teachers are some of the best teachers in New York City,"...

2011-05-15 00:02:32

Childcare Network is a leading provider of early care, preschool, and school-aged programs. It is the fifth largest private child care provider in the United States consisting of over 160 schools in nine southern states. Columbus, GA (PRWEB) May 13, 2011 Childcare Network, a leading provider of early care, preschool, and school-aged programs, announced the acquisition of five child care centers from The Learning Centers of Little Rock, Inc. ("TLC") effective April 29, 2011. The acquired...

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. Called Unable...

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. In the letter, the law...

2011-04-13 00:00:29

Budget Woes Threaten Children's Futures and Put Proven Early Identification and Treatment Services at Risk Chicago (Vocus/PRWEB) April 12, 2011 At a time when states are tightening their budget belts and evaluating funding for early childhood services and care, Easter Seals wants to make certain the nation's youngest children aren't robbed of their chance to a strong start in life. That's why, today, the non-profit disability services organization is launching Make the First Five...


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