- Seven CBC Members Receive the First Focus ‘Champion for Children’ Recognition
October 18, 2010
First Focus Campaign for Children recently honored seven members of the Congressional Black Caucus for their work in the House of Representatives on behalf of children.
- Watch Children’s Movement of Florida’s New TV Commercial
September 22, 2010
The Children’s Movement of Florida just released its first TV commercial.
- PreK-3rd: How Superintendents Lead Change
September 21, 2010
FCD has recently published a new Policy to Action Brief by Geoff Marietta, PreK-3rd: How Superintendents Lead Change.
- Children of Immigrants: New Reports
September 20, 2010
Young Children of Immigrants The number of young children of immigrants from PreK-3rd Grade has nearly doubled since 1990.
- The recession’s toll on children
September 10, 2010
Low-income children are more likely to develop cognitive deficits, undermining their chances for successful lives.
- PreK-3rd Shows Results
September 9, 2010
PreK-3rd in MCPS A new report from the Foundation for Child Development and Pre-K Now, “Lessons in Early Learning: Building an Integrated Pre-K-12 System in Montgomery County Public Schools,” describes how Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) in Maryland used local and federal dollars to craft and implement a district-wide education reform strategy built on aligning high-quality PreK with its K-12 system.
- Seattle Superintendent Endorses PreK-3rd as Powerful Way to Improve Schools
August 23, 2010
Seattle public schools chief Maria Goodloe-Johnson gave the PreK-3rd movement a boost today, endorsing a move to a PreK-12 system as the most powerful step education policymakers could take.
- New Studies to Inform Action
August 13, 2010
Four universities joined with UCLA’s Civil Rights Project to release nine studies relevant to the effective education of English Language Learners (ELLs) in Arizona.