Post Tagged with: "Early Learning"

AFSA Endorses Bipartisan Proposal to Increase Early Childhood Education

WASHINGTON – The Strong Start For America’s Children Act, a new proposal to expand early-childhood education nationwide, will be announced today at the Senate Visitor Center with the endorsement of 46 organizations including The American Federation of School Administrators (AFSA). The proposal will be introduced by U.S. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) and U.S. Rep. George Miller (D-CA) with the support […]

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New Study Shows Everyone Wins with Quality, Universal Preschool

New Study Shows Everyone Wins with Quality, Universal Preschool

Recently the Society for Research in Child Development and the Foundation for Child Development released a study condensing decades of prekindergarten research into one, comprehensive report that found investing in quality, universal early childhood education is beneficial for all students. The study, “Investing in Our Future: The Evidence Base on Preschool Education,” focused on 84 preschool programs across the county […]

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