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  • Early Math Matters: Preparing Preschoolers to Succeed

    Get Ready to Read - April 17, 2018

    For preschoolers in the United States, the pressure is on to learn math early and learn it well. The No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) has put pressure on schools to make sure that all students are meeting state standards for achievement, and this has resulted in more rigorous math curricula and testing, starting in early elementary school....Read More

  • One, Two, Buckle My Shoe: Math and Literacy for Preschoolers

    Reading Rockets - April 17, 2018

    By providing an environment rich in language and where thinking is encouraged, you can help your preschooler develop important numeracy and literacy skills. Here are four everyday examples of ways to integrate language and math....Read More

  • Promoting Early Literacy Skills for Your Preschoolers

    Arizona Early Childhood Network - April 16, 2018

    Preparing your preschoolers for kindergarten is one of many priorities for early childhood professionals. Of those priorities, ensuring that the children are armed with strong literacy skills will play a key role in their educational success....Read More

  • Creativity and Play: Fostering Creativity

    Arizona PBS - April 16, 2018

    Creativity is the freest form of self-expression. There is nothing more satisfying and fulfilling for children than to be able to express themselves openly and without judgment....Read More

  • A Tale of Two Pre-K Leaders

    New America - April 16, 2018

    How state policies for Center Directors and Principals leading Pre-K programs differ, and why they shouldn't. ...Read More

  • How to Promote Early Language and Literacy

    ZERO TO THREE - April 16, 2018

    Literacy provides a window to the world, ensuring all children seize their potential for future success....Read More

  • Health Resource Spotlight: Understanding Preschool Expulsion

    Child Care Aware of America - April 16, 2018

    There has been many articles about the too-common issue of preschool expulsion. Where can early childhood educators turn if they want to better understand the issue, its root causes, and how they can become part of the solution?...Read More