The struggle to find a quality, affordable childcare is enough to bring anybody to tears. As the head of Noah’s Ark Children’s center in Owosso, Mary Jo Pouillon says it’s just as hard to provide it. […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A man is arrested, accused of carjacking a mother and taking her baby for a wild ride through east Charlotte. Police have identified the suspect as Maurice Rakestraw.
It happened on […]
DOYLESTOWN — A 48-year-old Southampton woman has been charged in connection with the death of an 11-month-old Warrington baby under her care at the illegal in-house daycare she operated.
Sleeping next to your child should instinctively be the most natural way for parents and babies to sleep. It is only in recent history that mothers, in the relatively small Western industrialized world, have […]
PEORIA — Most people in Brianna Lankford’s situation would be freaking out, but Lankford was surprisingly calm.
Maybe it’s because being homeless is not the first — or even the worst — disaster weathered […]
Head Start, the free preschool service for low-income kids, is returning to Louisville after more than a year without funding.
Two organizations — the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative and the Family and C […]
DARLINGTON, SC (WBTW) – Police in Darlington have shut down an area daycare Thursday following an inspection.
According to Capt. Kim Nelson, with the Darlington Police Department, officers shut down R […]
GRAND LEDGE — A kindergarten building in Grand Ledge has closed for the rest of the week after more than 100 students were reported having norovirus symptoms or were absent from school.
Students at Neff Ki […]
A 29-year-old man was arrested while allegedly on his way to kill his girlfriend’s ex and his family, police say.
It happened Wednesday around 7:30 p.m. on Kim Avenue in Atwater.
According to the Atwater […]
The greatest skill of parenting has absolutely nothing to do with the overall mental or physical health of your children, of which my wife and I have three – or is it 30? It feels like we’re running a daycare wit […]
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — It’s been said time and time again, there’s no place like home, especially come the holidays. On Thursday in Kent County, 36 children became part of their forever homes.
One child n […]
Hunger is not and has never been a meaningful incentive to find employment when employment is not there to be had. Yet the Trump Administration announced yesterday that it will deny Supplemental Nutrition As […]
BALTIMORE – The results of Maryland’s 2019 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA) show that more than half of the local school systems in Maryland made progress in school readiness over the past year, but o […]
Medicare for All and tuition-free universities have been at the core of the 2020 Democratic presidential campaigns, creating a stark division between progressive candidates and their centrist counterparts. […]
As 2019 comes to a close, I’m hopeful.
State after state is passing legislation for paid family & medical leave policies that guarantee families of every income paid time off. In Washington, a new bill drafted […]
Several years ago when Pasi Sahlberg was a visiting professor of practice at Harvard, he took his young son to visit a Cambridge, Mass., preschool.
The preschool director asked Sahlberg how many words his […]
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — Severe weather can paralyze an entire community. It can be especially traumatizing to children. The state of Kentucky requires all child care centers to have a safety plan and share it […]
WASHINGTON — A bipartisan quartet of Democrats and Republicans introduced a new plan Wednesday that would allow parents of newborns to borrow money to pay for child care or replace some income d […]
My son was diagnosed with autism when he was 5 and had just started kindergarten. Two of the hardest realizations for me as a parent of a child with autism were 1) admitting I didn’t know how to parent my c […]
WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — We live in a time when many more and more working parents need to place their infant and pre-school aged children in child care.
Eyewitness News Reporter Mark Hi […]
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