15 November 2018, 7:40 pm
Our National Teacher of the Year Program (NTOY) recognizes educators across the country and empowers them to participate in policy discussions that will have a direct impact on their students. Through...
14 November 2018, 10:45 am
New York City must build a school bus system that works for the students it is intended to serve.
8 November 2018, 6:43 pm
NIEER’s new state-by-state analysis evaluates how well 59 state-funded preschool programs satisfy a list of “ essential elements ” characterizing high-quality programs—and finds widespread chang...
1 November 2018, 1:07 pm
In India, there is a high demand for affordable private preschools (APSs). Unfortunately, despite the motivations of parents and their investments, students’ learning outcomes remain poor. PIPE: A cas...
26 October 2018, 2:23 pm
I have owned an accredited early learning center for the past 13 years, serving 150 children and employing approximately 30 people. But this year we, like many others in the childcare field, are strug...
19 October 2018, 1:04 pm
As voters consider whether to continue investing public dollars in the Seattle Preschool Program, our multi-year evaluation indicates that, so far, it has been money well spent. Four years ago, Seatt...
14 October 2018, 5:00 pm
A policy analyst calls for early care and learning programs.
8 October 2018, 10:14 pm
A strategy for community problem-solving does an extraordinary job at restoring our social fabric.
5 October 2018, 1:05 pm
Fall is a harbinger of so many things. For some, it’s the start of a new school year and the promise of new learning and skills. For others, it’s the start of football season and the possibility of...
4 October 2018, 1:05 pm
Family involvement programs can look great on paper and yet fail miserably. Programs can have defined goals, a well-defined time frame and program structure, research-based curricula, proven results f...
23 September 2018, 11:31 pm
He has promised money for schools. There are several grass-roots efforts to spread the Montessori method that could really use some.
21 September 2018, 9:00 am
The announcement that Mr. Bezos would start a network of Montessori preschools has made some in the education world wary.
14 September 2018, 4:14 pm
This blog was first published by New America. Since Bright Horizons Family Solutions announced a new initiative this summer to pay for its teachers to obtain an AA or BA degree, about 200 employees...
13 September 2018, 4:12 pm
The money, put into a project he called the Day 1 Fund, is by far the largest donation by Mr. Bezos, the world’s richest person.
6 September 2018, 2:07 pm
The National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) is proud to partner with the Early Childhood Development Action Network ( ECDAN ) on this blog series exploring issues highlighted in the re...
26 July 2018, 4:57 pm
The annual CEELO/NAESC-SDE Roundtable brings together state early education specialists, national experts and advocates to share ideas, generate new ones, and reboot our collective enthusiasm for th...
4 June 2018, 12:31 pm
Also: Some good news, seriously.
3 June 2018, 11:52 pm
Even in the age of Trump, the United States is making progress toward universal health insurance and universal pre-K.
26 January 2018, 10:00 am
12 January 2018, 10:00 am
In this issue, the disparity between the importance of preschool educators and what they are paid.