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Feb 5

Why it's never too early to start reading with your kids

My first child and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince debuted to the world within a few hours of each other.

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Feb 5

Gov. Tom Wolf asking for $90 million more for preschool programs

Governor Tom Wolf plans to ask the General Assembly to invest another $60 million into state funding for preschool programsin 2016-17...

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Feb 4

Opinion: Pa. should make pre-kindergarten a budget priority

We know, and research continues to confirm, that high-quality pre-k is among the best and most cost-effective initiatives for preparing...

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Feb 3

5 questions for PAEYC's Cara Ciminillo

In January, the Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children (PAEYC) selected Cara Ciminillo as its new executive...

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Feb 2

Editorial: Pennsylvania needs to increase pre-k funding

Shortchanging pre-K now could cost us all down the road.

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Feb 2

States increase pre-k funding for fourth straight year

Just this year alone, 32 states and the District of Columbia raised public funding for pre-K programs, says a new report from the...

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Feb 1

The biggest public policy mistake we're continuing to make, year after year

It is widely agreed that while we do not seek equal outcomes in America, we do aspire to equal opportunity, at least in theory.

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