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Study: ‘Sesame Street’ Improves School Readiness

Researchers found kids who watched Sesame Street regularly were better able to keep up with their grade level.


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D.C. Council to Consider Banning Suspensions of Preschoolers

A D.C. Council committee will hold a hearing on a bill that would ban out-of-school suspensions for preschoolers.


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Va. Receives $17.5M Grant to Expand Preschool

Virginia has been awarded a $17.5 million federal grant to expand preschool programs.


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Va. Early Childhood Teacher Charged With Biting 13-Month-Old

An employee of an early childhood care and education center in Woodbridge, Virginia has been charged with assault and battery after allegedly biting a 13-month-old student.


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Study: Depression Found In Preschoolers

A new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.


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How DMV Preschool Funding Stacks Up

State funding for preschool decreased by more than $500 million in the 2011-2012 school year, the largest single-year drop since the National Institute for Early Education Research began tracking statistics since 2002.


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President Obama Pushes Preschool Programs In Georgia Trip

President Barack Obama’s ambitious plan to expand preschool programs comes as one out of every 13 students already in Head Start classrooms is at risk of being kicked out if lawmakers don’t sidestep a budget meltdown.


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Best And Most Affordable Preschools In the DC Area

A child’s education shapes his or her future. Beginning the learning process at a young age is crucial to development, but with countless preschools in the D.C. area, finding the right fit can be traumatic for little ones. Do your research to guarantee the right fit, but start here with the best and most affordable preschools in the area.