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Wednesday, July 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
School Out for the Summer, Free Summer Food Service Program »
With school out for the summer, the Community Renewal Team (CRT) will once again be offering its free Summer Food Service...
Friday, May 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut Looks At Tackling Housing Issues To Treat Asthma »
State data shows that asthma affects about 12 percent of children and 10 percent of adults in Connecticut — rates are high...
Monday, October 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Fight for Physical Literacy »
Running, jumping, and dancing are not just outlets for the limitless childhood energy we wish we could bottle up and use a...
Monday, September 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
September is National Childhood Obesity Month »
September is National Childhood Obesity Month Learn ways to promote healthy growth in children and prevent obesity....
Wednesday, July 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can Big Bird and Elmo Boost Social-Emotional Learning? »
One of the biggest companies in the school market, McGraw-Hill Education, has forged an arrangement with the creator of Se...

Policy News
Friday, May 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
OPINION: Three ways to help teachers support our youngest learners »
Despite the gridlock that has become synonymous with the nation’s capital, in 2008 Washington, D.C., enacted something gro...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut Voices Executive Director search »
Connecticut Voices Executive Director  Position Profile >>> A resume and cover letter can be submitted t...
Thursday, January 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lamont names Beth Bye to lead Office of Early Childhood »
Gov.-elect Ned Lamont tapped Sen. Beth Bye, D-West Hartford, to lead the state Office of Early Childhood. “Beth Bye has...
Friday, December 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The debate over students with disabilities, suspensions and race »
New research finds that disabilities might have nothing to do with why black students are suspended more than white studen...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Care 4 Kids Feedback Sessions »
The Office of Early Childhood wants to improve the Care 4 Kids program with your help. If you are interested in, have ap...

Early Care and Education
Friday, August 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut among the most expensive states when it comes to child care, research shows »
Connecticut is among the most expensive states when it comes to the affordability of child care, with data from the Econom...
Friday, August 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
30 Years Later, More Connecticut Kids Are Living in Poverty »
 Connecticut’s economy is failing Connecticut’s children, according to 30 years of data collected by the Annie E. Cas...
Friday, August 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do English-Language Learners Get Stigmatized by Teachers? A Study Says Yes »
Students are identified as English-language learners, in theory, to prevent educational inequity, but that classification...
Friday, August 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drastic budget cuts force a Childhood Center in Hartford to Close »
Families were shocked to hear that the Childhood Center on Grace Street in Hartford would be closing due to budget cuts....
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Childcare Centers Receive Increase In Care4Kids Funding »
 For the first time in 17 years, child care centers across the state that accept Care4Kids, a state and federal subsi...

Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child poverty in Connecticut hurts us all »
"Here in Connecticut, we take pride in the idea that our state is a great place to raise children. On average, our childre...
Friday, December 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford schools to fight chronic absenteeism with new partnership »
School leaders in Hartford are partnering with a national group to take another run at a pervasive and inimical problem: c...
Thursday, September 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Young Parents In Connecticut Often Have Low Income, Says New Report »
According to a report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, a national organization supporting families and the communities...
Monday, September 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adult Education and Family Literacy Week! »
September 23 - 29 is Adult Education and Family Literacy Week! Read More >>>
Monday, September 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poverty rate rising among America’s youngest children, particularly infants of color »
The latest Census numbers indicate that, while conditions may be improving for some children and adults, the overall econo...

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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