In 2022 the World Needs to Take Care of its Children: It Starts with Each of Us
At the end of last year, UNICEF released a new report, Preventing A Lost Decade: Urgent action to reverse the devastating impact of COVID- 19 on children and young people. While it is easy for reports released in December to get lost in the end of the
What makes the difference? Understanding implementation issues to inform scaling of early childhood services
Joan Lombardi, Ph.D.
Imagine you are in charge of developing or implementing a large scale early childhood program to reach a significant number of young children and families across a specific geographic area. Perhaps the plan is to reach several hundred children in a ru
A Purple Agenda for (Early) Education
As first appeared in Education Week on May 9, 2017. Reprinted with permission from the author. Education policy has become as polarized as the rest of American politics. In the new administration, disagreements over standards, funding, school choice, a