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Health
Monday, January 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC finds CT Hispanic infant mortality rate among nation’s worst »
The infant mortality gap in the state was documented by the Centers for Disease Control in a report released last Thursday...
Friday, December 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CT reviewing lifeline Congress throws children’s health program »
Washington – Before leaving for holiday break, Congress approved a stopgap spending bill that provides $2.85 billion to st...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Children's Trauma Lasts Long After Disasters, Studies Show »
Children’s Trauma Lasts Long After Disasters, Studies Show September 11, 2017   Sarah D. Sparks...
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...

Policy News
Tuesday, June 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Forum on the Impact of Hurricanes Irma & Maria »
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Forum on the Impact of Hurricanes Irma & Maria on the Greater Hartford Region...
Monday, January 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
As End of DACA Looms, an 'Anxious Time' for Immigrant Educators and Students »
As the deadline for the end of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals nears , each week hundreds of young people who were...
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nonstandard Work Schedules Among Low-Income Hispanic Parents »
How Common Are Nonstandard Work Schedules Among Low-Income Hispanic Parents of Young Children? Publication numb...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pay Preschool Teachers More »
U.S. World News and Reports writes about the multiplier effect that happens when early childhood teachers are paid poorly....
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poor Performance on Tests Traced back to PK »
America’s poor performance on international tests could be traced all the way back to preschool September 14, 201...

Early Care and Education
Tuesday, June 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Students, Teachers Get To Pick From 45,000 Free Books At Hartford Event »
“Learning shouldn’t stop when school lets out and these efforts are providing kids the opportunity to feed and stimulate t...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut Provides Resources to Ease Transition to Kindergarten »
Education leaders in Connecticut are taking steps to help ease the transition of children into kindergarten. Read More
Wednesday, May 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grant to help East Hartford schools improve family involvement »
The school system has received $596,000 in additional grant money this year from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Preschool Lesson: Hide And Be Quiet »
Join preschoolers in Connecticut for “Quiet Practice.” Last week, when I dropped my daughter off at preschool, I dec...
Friday, May 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most child care providers in the United States are based in homes, not centers »
As policymakers and early childhood education professionals seek opportunities to support the early childhood workforce, t...

Family
Thursday, June 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Separation of Babies from Families at the Border »
More than 2,300 children, including babies and toddlers, have been separated from their parents at the border. View V...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
This program is proven to help moms and babies—so why aren’t we investing in it more? »
How home-visiting could improve outcomes for at-risk children
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Video: Helping Families Navigate the IEP Process »
Video:  Parent Changemaker: Helping Meet the Needs of Students with Disabilities Article:  Pennsylvania Grou...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
7 Research-Based Ways Families Promote Early Literacy »
Infographic on the 7 Ways Families Promote Early Literacy by the Global Family Research Project. https://globalfrp.org...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Congress Just Let a Critical Home Visiting Program Expire »
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/early-childhood/news/2017/10/04/440294/congress-just-let-critical-home-visiting-pr...

General
Tuesday, February 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Latino Male Teachers: Building the Pipeline »
  Latino Male Teachers: Building the Pipeline Why 'it takes a village' to recruit Hispani...

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