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May 24

City Council Members Join Education Activists in Push for Affordable Pre-K

Pittsburgh City Council members and education activists say it’s time for Pennsylvania lawmakers to prioritize affordable early...

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May 23

Advocates in Pittsburgh say early education helps kids a lot, so why isn’t there more funding?

Pittsburgh city council members, pre-K educators and child care advocates gathered Monday to raise awareness and issue a...

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May 23

Early Childhood Advocates Call for Universal Pre-k

A group of advocates, school board members, teachers and Pittsburgh City Council members called for affordable, high-quality, inclusive...

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May 2

Reading Your Way to a Culturally Responsive Classroom

"Four-year-old Yasmin, who is Black, walks into the dramatic play area, enjoying the sound of the beads in her braids clicking to the...

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Apr 7

When kids create their own playground

In urban waste-material adventure playgrounds, children can build, climb, graffiti, and create.

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Apr 6

How much can high-quality universal pre-k reduce achievement gaps?

Ensuring that all children are entering kindergarten with the foundational academic skills they need to succeed is a major priority for...

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Apr 4

State-funded pre-kindergarten programs and their effects on children

Most states provide pre-kindergarten programs for 3- and/or 4-year-old children.

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A Message to You from Mr. Rogers