Week of October 12, 2020

 

Colorado voters could decide to raise the tobacco tax for the first time in 16 years with Prop. EE, Denver Channel, Meghan Lopez, Oct 9 2020

Commissioner-backed campaign wants to tax the rich to fund free preschool in Oregon’s most populous county: Election 2020 preview, Oregonian, Eder Campuzano, Oct 9 2020

If the NBA Can Do It, Why Can’t Our Schools?, Education Post, Terri J. Sabol, Oct 9 2020

TRC 5 Years Later: Early Childhood Education, University of Alberta Faculty of Law Blog, ReconciliAction YEG, Oct 9 2020

Kindergarten enrollment is way down in WA. What does it mean for kids and families?, The NewsTribune.com, Matt Driscoll, Oct 10 2020

Enrollment Is Dropping in Public Schools Around the Country, KQED, Anya Kamenetz, Marco A. Treviño, Jessica Bakeman, Oct 10 2020

Readers respond: Vote yes on preschool measure, Oregonian, Oct 12 2020

New study suggests all Utah preschoolers should use Waterford UPSTART, Utah Business Magazine, Oct 12 2020

Illinois may consider lowering the compulsory school age to 5, Center Square – Illinois, Zeta Cross, Oct 12 2020

Guest Editorial: Protecting child care, Carlisle Sentinel, Oct 12 2020

Settlement reached in lawsuit that seeks equity in Delaware’s education funding system, WDEL 101.7FM, Amy Cherry, Oct 12 2020

Early Education Startup Closes on $50 Million Fundraising Round, Education Week, David Saleh Rauf, Oct 13 2020