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Oct 27

Early Connections: A Parent Education Toolkit for Early Childhood Providers

Early Connections contains a host of easy-to-use resources so you can educate your families about media and technology...

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Oct 23

Lessons from Pittsburgh: Rallying the Local Troops Around Innovation in Education

What did you make today? Here in Pittsburgh, we make a lot. We are the City for 21st Century Learners.

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Oct 22

State of Preschool in Pennsylvania

In an interview with Executive Director Patrick Dowd, Michelle Figlar explains why we need parents, child care providers, and community...

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Oct 21

The Building Blocks of a Good Pre-K

We do not need to pick between play and academic rigor. What does purposeful play look like?

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Oct 4

Early Education More Than A Footrace

Remember Seinfeld? For Jerry, it was all about bragging rights. But the stakes are higher here.

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Oct 1

Pittsburgh Panel Submits Recommendations for Expanding Early Childhood Education

Blue Ribbon Panel assembled in August shortly after Secretary Duncan's visit to Pittsburgh, issues recommendations for expanding early...

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Sep 30

Mayor Peduto Early Education Panel Releases Action Plan to State

Mayor William Peduto’s panel on early childhood education today released recommendations to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for...

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