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Preschools and Early Learning

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  • Picking a preschool is hard enough without having to worry about vaccination

    Picking a preschool is hard enough without having to worry about vaccination
    Finding a preschool might seem at first like just another routine chore of parenthood, another box to check off right about the time your kid turns 2 or 3. But the process is actually quite arduous, with everything from cost (can you afford a second...
  • Windham-Mansfield edition community news

    Call for art and craft submissions CANTERBURY - A call for artists has been issued for the fifth annual Fine Art and Craft Exhibit and Sale at the Finnish American Heritage Society. The event will be held at the Finnish Hall, 76 N. Canterbury Road,...
  • Oak Lawn-Hometown District 123 expands preschool program

    Oak Lawn-Hometown District 123 expands preschool program
    After being forced to turn away students and place them on a waiting list in February, Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123 will expand its tuition-based preschool program for the 2015-16 academic year. The preschool, housed at the district's Kolmar...
  • Data project will track preschoolers into elementary school

    A northern Indiana pilot program will track children through third grade to help improve preschool programs. The Journal Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/18JHq8n ) the project will track students entering kindergarten this fall and send scores from a...
  • Sunshine preschoolers seek winter refuge in igloo

    Sunshine preschoolers seek winter refuge in igloo
    Two preschool teachers decided to play up this winter's arctic blast by creating a life-size igloo project, inspired by a picture that they saw on Pinterest. Fran Zera and Sharon Whitehead, of the Northbrook Park District's Sunshine Preschool at the...
  • Preschools a microcosm of debate on measles vaccinations

    Preschools a microcosm of debate on measles vaccinations
    For 19 years, the director of the Laguna Parent Participation Preschool has worked alongside mothers and fathers to decide such questions as what children should eat during snack breaks and what type of field trips they should take. But when the current...
  • Art of instruction: New classroom tools help teachers improve

    SEATTLE After playing outside on a blustery December morning, the toddlers at Happy Tots Childcare in sourtheast suburban Renton plopped down for circle time. What had they noticed in the yard, their teacher, Benaz Amin, asked. "Wind?" she prompted....
  • Early childhood education advocates fault Baker budget plan

    Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is coming under fire from education advocates who say he missed an opportunity in his first state budget proposal to signal his commitment to early education. During last year's campaign for governor, Baker decided not to...
  • Comaraderie drives results at Community Services for Children

    Comaraderie drives results at Community Services for Children
    For nearly 35 years, Community Services for Children has given underprivileged preschoolers a Head Start and employees a leg up. Head Start, CSC's best-known service, gives 3- to 5-year-olds the tools they need to start school. Similarly, at CSC,...
  • Stepping stones to success: WHRO educational efforts support success in school, life

    Recent headlines have drawn attention to the significant impact pre-school education has on the future of our children. Early childhood education has proven to be the most critical foundation for future success in school and in life. By providing very...
  • West Hartford Receives State Preschool Grant

    West Hartford Receives State Preschool Grant
    WEST HARTFORD — The town has been awarded nearly $300,000 in state funds to create 60 new preschool slots starting in 2016. The $293,350 grant is part of more than $3.5 million in state funding announced Tuesday, which will expand preschool to...