James Heckman, a Nobel Prize-winning University of Chicago economist whose work is routinely cited by supporters of universal preschool, is much more careful than many of those who appeal to his work to distinguish between the sorts of targeted preschool programs that have actually been found to work and huge, multibillion-dollar boondoggles like the Obama-Biden "Zero to Five" plan.
What does PS stand for?
PS stands for Preschool
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The study also found that children who attend quality preschool education do better at age 10.
Unfortunately, while the evidence for the benefit of universal preschool is strong, even those who favor publicly financed preschool will want to see Reiner's bungled effort defeated.
Abstract Lakota Early Childhood Center (LECC) incorporates laptime activities for children with moderate to severe delays who are included in the integrated preschool setting.
NASDAQ-NMS: AAPL), which pioneered educational computing for the K-12 education market, today announced at the National Educational Computing Conference (NECC) its plans to enter the preschool market this fall with bundled hardware and software solutions for early learners based on the popular Apple Macintosh LC family of computers.
Disadvantaged children who, along with their parents, take part in an intensive preschool program, reap substantially more academic benefits than peers who attend a less comprehensive preschool, say Joan E.
Quality pre-school programs have proven themselves so successful at boosting student achievement that states should expand high-quality preschool systems to as many children as possible as soon as possible, concludes a new study by the National Association of State Boards of Education.
Byline: Troy Anderson Staff Writer Nearly a year after a state audit cited spending and other problems with the program, officials announced Thursday that Los Angeles Universal Preschool has contracted with its 100th facility.