Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders announced on CBS’ss “60 Minutes” Sunday a new plan to guarantee free child care and pre-kindergarten to all American children from infancy to age […]
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MONTPELIER – Doubling down on what he calls his “Paid Family Stay Program,” Vermont Governor Phil Scott has vetoe […]
Our current child care dilemma in Maine demands attention. Too many parents are struggling to find affordable child care so they can work, and their children can be well-cared for. We need to increase access […]
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated – Theta Kappa Omega Chapter of Atlantic City, NJ presents its annual “The Many Faces of the African American Woman” program. This year, outstanding women in the field […]
In its efforts to enhance special needs children and adults’ sense of self-worth and independence, the Israeli organization Tzohar Halev has launched the first babysitting services run by special needs adults. […]
LOUDOUN Co., Va. (WSET) — A former child care worker has been charged with assaulting a child in her care at a daycare center in Ashburn.
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said 25-year-old Cinthia […]
ROBINSON, TX — A pair of little girls on a school bus did their part to share kindness in Robinson.
A Robinson mom posted a letter that her son received while riding the school bus this week.
The l […]
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) – A majority of Vermont schools that have tested their drinking water taps for lead have found at least one tap with elevated lead levels, the Vermont Health Department said.
The news came […]
Quality early childhood care and education are vitally important to help a community thrive, according to Communities for Kids North Platte.
The group is hosting a “No Small Matter” event at 6:3 […]
WORCESTER – Gregory Lisby, the former Worcester rector and Holyoke kindergarten teacher accused of possessing child pornography last September pleaded guilty to the charge Friday in federal court, and has sep […]
Pregnancy or adoption can be both wonderful and stressful for parents-to-be, and the length of paid parental leave can make a big difference.
The Pregnancy Discrimination Act makes it illegal for any […]
Parents, students, and educational professionals voiced their concerns in a public hearing about a bill that would mandate comprehensive sexual education in public schools beginning as soon as […]
Business groups and executive types love to talk about the importance of childcare. A 2019 report from the Council for a Strong America’s ReadyNation initiative, a bipartisan coalition of over 2,000 e […]
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SALISBURY – Parents need to start thinking about getting their children into pre-K now, says Rowan-Salisbury Schools Director of Early Learning Kelly Street.
And while pre-K is a way to prepare kids to s […]
MILTON, Fla. (WEAR) — For the first time, we’re hearing from the mother of a baby who deputies said was hit by a worker at a Milton daycare.
That worker, 18-year-old Haley Goodman, is now charged with batt […]
SALT LAKE CITY — The value of the weighted pupil unit, the basic building block of public education funding in Utah, would be boosted by 4% under the latest recommendations of the Utah Legislature’s Public Edu […]
Childcare is one of the greatest costs families face. As Parentology, reported in August, according to a 2019 Care.com survey, 70% of families are paying more than 10% of their annual income towards c […]
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) – Next month people will join together at the Civic Center for the “Justice for Kids March.”
The march will be organized by Billy Mattingly, who says something nee […]
LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens (WABC) — A Queens daycare was shut down by the health department after officials discovered issues with documents pertaining to staff background checks.
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