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Category: Child Care

  • The State of Preschool (Report)

    Posted: October 30, 2013

    The National Institute for Early Education Research has published their yearly update on early education in the U.S., with data from the 2011-2012 school year. Some important figures from the report include:

    Funding for preschool went down by over $500 million.

    1.3 Million children attended state-funded preschool’s.

    New York State Pre-K programs met 7/10 education benchmarks.

    To see the full report, click on this link.

  • Daycare’s New Deal

    Posted: October 23, 2013

    Access to early childhood education is an issue in Syracuse, something we’ve analysed here at SCG .  An organization called Educare is helping to solve this access problem by opening several centers in Milwaukee and other cities. See what they do here.