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Obama Early Education

Getting Children and Their Parents Back in the Game

Anne Mosle | Posted 04.02.2014 | Impact
Anne Mosle

A two-generation approach to creating a cycle of opportunity reflects the tremendous energy of parents wanting to do more for their children. Its four critical elements -- education, economic supports, social capital and health -- provide a substantive scaffold so that families can get ahead.

Early Education Spending Has Not Really Risen Since Obama Took Office

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

Further proof that words aren't enough: President Barack Obama has advocated for the importance of early education since his first presidential campai...

Two Cheers for President Obama's New Education Policies

John Thompson | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics
John Thompson

I support high-quality pre-school, but we should not repeat the errors of "reformers" who mandated risky top down policies without first contemplating the social science.

Pre-School Is Where Upward Mobility Begins

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 04.16.2013 | Good News
Madeleine M. Kunin

The United States is no longer first in the world in upward mobility. We can reverse that trend by giving our young children an equal start in life as they begin their journey to fulfill the American Dream.

Joy Resmovits

Obama's Big Push For Kids | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama is traveling to Georgia today to press a plan he announced in his State of the Union address to dramatically expand preschool. ...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Offers Aid To The Littlest Students | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama proposes a major initiative to expand preschool opportunities for 4-year-olds in Tuesday's State of the Union address. The H...