early childhood education

Raising the Bar for Early Literacy: Does the Common Core go too far?

March 18, 2015

By Sarah Galey Recent federal and state policy efforts have highlighted the importance of early education programs for future academic success. President Obama has made this a priority, pledging to increase investment in early childhood by $80 billion dollars over the next 10 years. Meanwhile, many states are investing in pre-Kindergarten programs, like Head Start,… Read More »

The Importance of High Quality Preschool Math Educators

February 17, 2015
The Importance of High Quality Preschool Math Educators

Note: This month at Green & Write we are looking at issues involving early childhood education. For more information about investing in early childhood education click here and for more information about early childhood assessments click here. By Amy Noelle Parks As part of a growing recognition that preschool education matters, many US states –including… Read More »