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Preschools and Early Learning

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  • Private child-care providers see only small share of budget surplus

    Private child-care providers see only small share of budget surplus
    Marta Delgado has been up for hours cleaning, preparing meals and setting out books for the 6:30 a.m. arrival of her first families. As a day-care provider who watches a dozen children in her Long Beach home, Delgado's schedule is around the clock....
  • Burbank preschool expansion denied due to potential neighborhood impacts

    The Planning Board on Monday denied the proposed expansion of a local preschool in a residential neighborhood, which had drawn concerns from neighbors about traffic and noise. Burbank Temple Emanu El, a preschool and religious education center located...
  • New Britain Preschool Program Has Spaces Available

      NEW BRITAIN - The school system has announced that its preschool program still has several openings for the 2014-15 school year.  The district added 101 preschool slots through expansion of the state’s School Readiness program among priority...
  • Williams, Flexer honored by CT Early Childhood Alliance

    The Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance is recognizing 25 state legislators for making Connecticut's young children and their families a priority this session. Each year, the Alliance seeks nominees from its membership, taking into account active...
  • Rep. Tim Ackert recognized by CT Early Childhood Alliance

    The Connecticut Early Childhood Alliance is recognizing state legislators for making Connecticut's young children and their families a priority this session. Each year, the Alliance seeks nominees from its membership, taking into account active assistance...
  • Kids and Money: Thrifty is nifty for kindergarten parents

    Your first-born is moving up from daycare to kindergarten. Congratulations on the milestone, and by the way, no more writing those hefty checks to the preschool every month. It's like getting a raise, right? Surprise, surprise. The euphoria over...
  • Thrifty is nifty for kindergarten parents

    Your firstborn is moving up from day care to kindergarten. Congratulations on the milestone, and by the way, no more writing those hefty checks to the preschool every month. It's like getting a raise, right? Surprise, surprise. The euphoria over...
  • L.A. literacy program unites families, boosts kids' reading skills

    L.A. literacy program unites families, boosts kids' reading skills
    It's bath, book and bed for 5-year-old Nathan Flores. No TV. His parents learned the importance of routine and reading when they began taking him to a local family literacy program two years ago. Now, a sibling is on the way. Leslie Flores, Nathan's...
  • Giving residents a little boost

    GLOUCESTER – Over 9 percent of Gloucester's nearly 37,000 residents live below the poverty level, according to the U.S. Census. Even more live at or slightly above that level, said Bill Fulton, a volunteer with the Samaritan Group. "That means...
  • Can't Support Petitioning For Pelto

    Can't Support Petitioning For Pelto
    I am an advocate for access to the election ballot. I was a plaintiff in a federal court case where one of the issues was easier access to public financing for third-party candidates. But, I would never sign a petition for someone to get on the ballot...
  • A Boy Grows Proud Of His African Name

    My most important childhood memories were starting preschool and being introduced to myself. At the time, I had been called Koby my whole life. The only time I've ever been called by my real name was when I had misbehaved and my mother would do like...