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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Home Visit Programs Are Proven to be Effective

MIECHV funding is set to expire if Congress doesn’t act by the end December.

EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Home Visit Programs Are Proven to be Effective

MIECHV funding is set to expire if Congress doesn’t act by the end December.


CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Perkins CTE: Better with Apprenticeship

Perkins reauthorization creates an opportunity for Congress to bring apprenticeship and CTE closer together. Let’s hope they don’t miss it.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Ambitious Bill Aims to Solve Child Care Crisis

Under this bill, no family earning less than 150% of the state median income would pay more than 7% of their income on child care.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
New Unofficial Guide to the Why and How of State Early Childhood Data Systems

State early childhood data systems may seem unexciting—but they are critical to improving program access and quality.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Q&A with Beth Tarasawa about New Kindergarten Transition Study

Study sheds light on potential long-term benefits of summer programs


HIGHER EDUCATION
Avoiding the PSLFiasco: Part Three

Our recommendations for implementation of Public Service Loan Forgiveness will ensure smooth sailing and a more targeted program.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Republicans Feel Mixed about Higher Education

Republicans don’t feel so negative about higher education that they’d let their own children forgo college.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
DACAmented Teacher on DACA: ‘The Fight Continues’

President Trump has called to rescind DACA, forcing Congress to decide the fate of 800,000 young people, including DACAmented teachers.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Avoiding the PSLFiasco: Part Two

Our recommendations for implementation of Public Service Loan Forgiveness will ensure smooth sailing and a more targeted program.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Avoiding the PSLFiasco: Part One

Our recommendations for implementation of Public Service Loan Forgiveness will ensure smooth sailing and a more targeted program.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Why Training Teachers in Social and Emotional Learning is Just as Important as the ABC’s

Addressing children’s emotional needs is one of the hardest parts of a teacher’s job—yet it’s not typically a part of preparation programs.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Takeaways from New America and CEELO Blog Series on Early Learning and ESSA

Posts focused on how states could incorporate early learning into their ESSA plans