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Health
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...
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...

Policy News
Friday, September 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation kickstarts new investment arm »
Billed as "HFPG Impact! Greater Hartford," the initiative will invest in companies and organizations with projects aimed a...
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...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut’s effort to integrate Hartford schools is working »
More than 60 years after the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, most public schools in Americ...
Friday, July 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Immigration Policy's Effect on Young Children »
CLASP provides multiple reports and briefs on how children and families are being harmed by current immigration policies....
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...

Early Care and Education
Tuesday, October 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Importance of Friendship in Preschool »
Preschool is the age when children start to make friends and build relationships with their peers. We know that friendship...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
TEACHER VOICE: We need phonics, along with other supports, for reading »
Finding ‘a middle way for the good of students’ “Balanced literacy.” It means different things to different people. R...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apps marketed as educational don’t teach the way preschoolers need to learn »
http: Preschool is a major market in the world of apps, with more than half of apps on the Apple and Android platforms gea...
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Enfield and Manchester Children Are Having a Great Time Learning the Old-Fashioned Way--Through Play »
Getting parents and communities engaged in purposeful play that promotes early child development is the primary goal of a...
Thursday, October 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Lesson of Child Care Expenses »
It's not cheap to do education right, or even half-right. If there are any simple truths we struggle to avoid in this coun...

Family
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, August 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Summer Is A Hungry Time For Struggling Families in Connecticut »
School vacation makes summer a hungry season for many Connecticut families. “Hunger doesn’t go on vacation,” Read More
Monday, July 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Statement on Forced Separation of Immigrant Families »
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Statement on Forced Separation of Immigrant Families Read More

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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