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Minnesota schools say new pre-K money will help meet rising need 21.9.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Legislature this year backed $70 million in new spending on three of the state's main early education programs. School districts say there's plenty of need for the cash. New opportunities for free preschool are in high demand.
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Early childhood teachers in Colorado face low pay, high turnover 19.9.2017 Denver Post: Local
The early childhood education industry in Colorado is plagued by teacher shortages and high turnover rates, leaving many children paying the price for a poorly funded system. Or so says a report conducted by the University of Denver and Brodsky Research and Consulting
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Hiker injured in fall in foothills west of Boulder taken to hospital 19.9.2017 Denver Post: Local
A hiker, from Arizona visiting Colorado, was injured Monday afternoon in the foothills west of Boulder.
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Two deaths in southwest Denver possibly linked to carbon monoxide 19.9.2017 Denver Post: Local
The deaths of two people inside a home in southwest Denver could be linked to carbon monoxide poisoning.
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5 things I've learned as an expat parent 10.9.2017 Washington Post
5 things I've learned as an expat parent
Joint custody kids face less psychological symptoms: Study 8.9.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 08 : Relation between parents plays a major role in child's mental health, as according to recent study preschoolers in joint physical custody have less psychological symptoms than those who live with single parent after a separation.
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Aurora preschool offers custom scheduling to help out parents with hectic schedules 6.9.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
“I was amazed by the number of families who came forward to say, ‘We made it work before, but this is ideal for us,’” she said.
New Baby, Infant, Toddler and Preschool Collections from VTech Available Now 28.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
CHICAGO, Aug. 28, 2017 : Today VTech announces the availability of exciting new products that are part of its award-winning Baby, Infant, Toddler and Preschool lines, enriching children's play experiences through discovery while encouraging them to meet essential developmental milestones.
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Colorado program wants to get kids hooked on fruits, veggies 26.8.2017 Denver Post: Local
In a typical preschool, you're already likely to see signs of one of the state's biggest health challenges: obesity. One in five Colorado children on average, ages two to four, are obese, according to the 2016 Kids Count.
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Ferris Wheels, Funnel Cake, and…Swine Flu? 24.8.2017 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Food and Environment Reporting Network. The ways that farm kids and their families handle pigs at agricultural fairs put them at risk for novel flu viruses that are circulating among swine, and the close contact between children and show pigs could be a bridge that allows new flu strains to […]
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Open Thread - Gotye Song Improved By Pre-Schooler 19.8.2017 Crooks Liars

You gotta admit, a four-year-old making faces to this break-up song improves it immensely...

More Amelia here, because I'm a huge fan.

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Same-sex parents may not influence child's gender identity 17.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 17 : Myth busted! there is no major difference in the gender identity development of a kid being raised by same-sex parents or heterosexual couples, reveals a study.
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Same-sex couples don't sway their foster kids' gender identity 16.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 16 : Is there a difference in the gender identity development of children raised by same-sex parents and those adopted by heterosexual couples? No, according to a recent study.
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School's back. Here are eight new things you should know about L.A. Unified 15.8.2017 LA Times: Commentary
What's new in L.A. schools this year?
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Carolyn Hax: How to keep twins’ birthday party from getting out of hand 8.8.2017 Washington Post
Carolyn Hax: How to keep twins’ birthday party from getting out of hand
Chrysler Brand and Kango Announce First-of-its-kind Family Rideshare Service Partnership 7.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 7, 2017 : Partnership is first-of-its-kind partnership between an automaker and family rideshare service for children ages preschool to high school
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For a better-educated child-care workforce, Washington looks to high school 6.8.2017 Washington Post
For a better-educated child-care workforce, Washington looks to high school
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A 3-year-old wants to be 2 again. What’s she afraid of? 2.8.2017 Washington Post
A 3-year-old wants to be 2 again. What’s she afraid of?
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We're all born with mathematical abilities (and why that's important) 1.8.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Kids who start school behind in math tend to stay behind. But could early predictors in preschool help educators put them on a path to success?
Guess What? We're All Born With Mathematical Abilities 1.8.2017 NPR News
Kids who start school behind in math tend to stay behind. But could early predictors in preschool help educators put them on a path to success?
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