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Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study Finds More Kids In Small Towns And Rural Areas Rely On Medicaid »
Medicaid has become an increasingly important source of health insurance coverage for children in the United States. That...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Engagement in Addressing Childhood Trauma »
A short film and facilitated discussion Featuring the documentary Wounded Places: Confronting Childhood PTSD in Amer...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transitional Medical Assistance »
Transitional Medical Assistance

Policy News
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OEC Seeking Programs to test QRIS »
Opportunity to Be a Part of Pilot for the Quality Recognition and Improvement System (QRIS) The CT Office of Earl...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Care (CT Voices for Children) »
All children should have the opportunity to reach their full potential. At the same time, parents should be able to go to...
Thursday, May 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Announces New President »
The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced the appointment of Jay Williams of Washington, D.C. as President of t...
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Education Advocates Fighting for Priority in Federal Budget »
Early Education Advocates Fighting for Priority in Federal Budget . Early-childhood advocates are gearing up to make sure...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child Care Subsidies, Vital for Many Workers, Are Dwindling »
Costly new state and federal requirements could lead to shrinking enrollment. hild Care Subsidies, Vital for Many Worke...

Early Care and Education
Tuesday, August 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TEACHER VOICE: My classroom is the loud one – and the students are thriving »
How “controlled chaos” works  Researchers from the Institute of Medicine found “children who are more active sh...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Play with Purpose at Two Connecticut Pre-Schools »
Local school systems in Enfield and Manchester implemented a purposeful play initiative, with support from LEGO Community...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (3 Comments - view/add)
Early childhood: An effective long-term investment in CT’s children (Op-Ed Hartford Foundation) »
Usually, but especially when resources are limited, good investments are those that are based on research about what reall...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Music and Movement for Young Children »
An accelerated hybrid Music and Movement for Young Children college level course will be held at Asnuntuck Community Colle...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. School Renovation Plan Gets Hartford Board Of Ed Approval »
The $68 million revival of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. School is back on track after the city board of education endorsed...

Friday, August 4, 2017   (2 Comments - view/add)
Are We Losing Play Without a 'Purpose'? »
Parents generally want their children to get outside and play, but they may prefer more structured activities than advent...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free Science Center Opportunities for Hartford Families »
Exciting Opportunity for your Hartford families: Enjoy Free General Admission to the Connecticut Science Center during t...
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation Awards Nearly $800,000 to Region's Summer Programs »
More than 10,000 school-age youth in Greater Hartford are expected to participate in summer learning programs thanks to ne...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Vital Role of Home-Visiting Programs »
The Vital Role of Home-Visiting Programs ; When Preschool Happens at Home
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Asylum Hill Family Center discusses recent immigration events »
Asylum Hill Family Center recently held a community café , sharing a meal and discussing recent events related to immigrat...


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