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Putting Kids First


August 16, 2002 AccessQuality and CurriculumUniversal and Targeted
Jill Stewart

Finally, a government initiative that makes sense - and we've got Meathead to thank for it.

Opinion: The Motherhood Issue


July 26, 2002 Quality and Curriculum
E. J. Dionne Jr.

Respected scholars at Columbia University found that children whose mothers worked 30 hours or more by the time the kids were 9 months old got lower scores on the tests than comparably placed kids whose moms didn’t work outside the home. But the study also found the quality of outside child care can make a…

Preschools are popping at the seams


July 9, 2002 Quality and Curriculum
Laurent Belsie

New census data show pre-K enrollment is soaring, although some question the quality of instruction

4 Focuses When Picking the Perfect Preschool


January 1, 1970 Quality and Curriculum
Education and Career News

Parents looking for a detailed guide can buy an entire book on “How to Choose the Best Preschool for Your Child: The Ultimate Guide to Finding, Getting Into, and Preparing for Nursery” by Jenifer Wana, or the upcoming book ”Pre-K Home Companion” by Kaufman, Kaufman and Nelson. Of course, ultimately parents have to spend time…