99 Results for 'prek'

The capitol building in Jackson, Mississippi.

Online prekindergarten access and funds for school counselors among bills proposed in Mississippi this year

Lawmakers tackle dozens of topics in this year’s proposed bills

Tech for tots and teachers: promoting STEM learning in preK-3 classrooms

Toy building blocks aren’t an unusual sight in a preschool classroom. But teachers aren’t typically using them in a physics lesson about force and gravity with their four-year-olds. That’s largely…

PreK-3 movement trying to overhaul early education, but faces obstacles

A mother reads to her son at a community center opened in Carpinteria, CA. A few years ago, preschool teachers in Santa Maria, a low-income, mostly…

OPINION: How to tell if early learning provides a level playing field

A closer look at developmentally appropriate practices

Third consecutive year in school spending increases marked a “full recovery” from the recession

California drove national spending increases in education while New Jersey retreated from earlier efforts to give extra money to low-income schools

Regulations for child care hard to roll back, as Trump proposed, because there aren’t many

According to reporting by The Hechinger Report, the lack of tight regulations is contributing to an epidemic of poor quality care offered to young children in the U.S.

How does your city stack up when it comes to pre-K quality?

Report finds pre-K programs in many cities could be better and do more for young learners

A student in a Mississippi pre-K classroom counts colorful toys. Her teacher says she will be able to buy more materials and technology with the help of state funds.

OPINION: The power of education data for Mississippi’s littlest learners

Making informed decisions on classroom practice, policy and programs

New early-college high school to pair students with neuroscientists

The Max Planck Academy will give high school students extensive research experience as they pursue diploma and associate degree

A student at a Kidango child care center in San Jose colors during play time.

Can mental health training for teachers reduce preschool suspensions?

California is trying to support young children by providing more mental health assistance to their teachers