By Bryce Covert on November 27, 2013
Enrollment in Head Start increased while funding increased, but now funding is moving in the opposite direction.
By Bryce Covert on November 14, 2013
Childcare providers who work in centers are paid poverty wages.
While the benefits of preschool are widespread, children of color stand to see particularly strong gains.
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By Bryce Covert on November 13, 2013
Sen. Harkin and Reps. Miller and Hanna will introduce a bill to expand preschool and childcare access to low-income Americans.
By Bryce Covert on November 4, 2013
Childcare is the biggest family expense in most regions of the country.
By Bryce Covert on October 22, 2013
The language gap opens up between wealthy and poor families much earlier than previously known.
By Bryce Covert on October 7, 2013
But as the shutdown wears on, more and more children are likely to be left out of the program.
By Bryce Covert on October 3, 2013
More programs will have to close their doors the longer the shutdown wears on.
By Bryce Covert on October 1, 2013
Thousands of students have been kicked out thanks to sequestration. More lost access when the government shut down.
By Sy Mukherjee on September 25, 2013
Universal preschool isn't just good for children's economic future. It could end up being a great investment in public health, too.