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...
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...
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...
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...
When kids create their own playground
In urban waste-material adventure playgrounds, children can build, climb, graffiti, and create.
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...
State-funded pre-kindergarten programs and their effects on children
Most states provide pre-kindergarten programs for 3- and/or 4-year-old children.