| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:43 PM
There's a decades-old program at East Hartford High School that benefits both teenagers and toddlers in town.
East Hartford High's nursery school program offers children ages 3 through 5 a safe, nurturing environment in which to learn social skills...
| Oct 3, 2014
The Children's Services Council of Broward County is joining hands with many community partners, including the school district, for arguably the largest ever literacy event in the county.
On Oct. 21, more than 700 adult volunteers, including...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:00 AM
This weekend over 700 people were scheduled to attend our 6th annual Archdiocese of Baltimore Gala to raise money for students who otherwise could not afford to attend a Catholic school in the Archdiocese. Since its inception, the gala has raised more...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Preschool children, specifically ages 2 to 5, are notoriously picky eaters, and parents need to recognize that this is developmentally appropriate, although frustrating!
Preschool is an appropriate time to begin teaching children the importance of...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Nancy Goldstein is in her 18th year as director of the Ruth and Edward Taubman Early Childhood Center at B'nai Torah Congregation in Boca Raton.
As a seasoned early childhood administrator, Goldstein felt the 2014 South Palm Beach County Jewish Early...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Schools across the country open their doors and welcome new and returning students year after year. The newest crop of kindergarteners will be among the fresh faces roaming the hallways and classrooms, and parents can take steps to make this transition go...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:40 PM
This is a reminder to attend the Friends of the Costa Mesa Libraries' "Meet and Greet," intended to introduce candidates of our special districts, namely Mesa Water District, Orange County Water District and Costa Mesa Sanitary District, to our community....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Many efforts targeting obesity focus on school-aged children. But a growing body of research suggests that to have the biggest impact, the work needs to start with even younger children, and their mothers.
“It is very difficult to reverse the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Twice as many children as before are participating in the Northampton Area School District's pre-kindergarten program, and the numbers show it makes them better prepared in basic literacy skills than they otherwise would be.
In her presentation on the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown says Larry Hogan doesn't care about children and that is why he is against Mr. Brown's pre-K plan for everyone in the state. But what Mr. Brown doesn't say is how he proposes to pay for this program.
Various studies have...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:08 AM
AVON — A student at Avon High School was recognized by the board of education on Tuesday for her volunteer work at the school district's summer program for pre-school aged children.
Each month the board gives what it calls Avon Achiever awards...