November 1, 2011 Access • Governance and Accountability • State & Local
In this article from the National Association for Young Children's journal Young Children, 66(6), authors Jason T. Hustedt and W. Steven Barnett discuss how private preschool providers have played an important role in the expansion of state pre-K across the country and examine how these collaborations work.
January 1, 2011 Access • Economics and Finance • Governance and Accountability • State & Local • Universal and Targeted
Published in Educational Policy, this article from Jason T. Hustedt and W. Steven Barnett identifies and explains the various funding streams in the early childhood education field.
January 1, 2010 Access • Governance and Accountability • Outcomes • Quality and Curriculum • State & Local • Universal and Targeted
This article compares the current targeted approach to preschool education with a universal approach that would increase access and quality.
Coaching as Part of a Pilot Quality Rating Scale Initiative: Challenges to–and Supports for–the Change-Making Process
October 1, 2008 Governance and Accountability • Quality and Curriculum • State & Local
This article reports on a study focusing on a Quality Rating Scale (QRS) consulting process and provides recommendations for enhancing this process.