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Call to Action – Stop Proposed Changes to Teacher Certification

On October 21, 2013, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) released information about their proposed changes to teacher certification in early childhood and elementary education. A summary of the......more

Are We Providing a Strong Start for America’s Children?

We all know (or should know by now) that high-quality programs benefit everyone: children, families, communities – and because of the return on investment, everyone wins.  The Strong Start for America’s Children......more

Poverty and Toxic Stress

According to the new Census Bureau statistics that were released last week, 21.8 percent of American children under the age of 18 lived in poverty in 2012.  This percentage (which was the......more

Are we Crazy about our Kids?

  The primary influence on a child’s life is parenting, concluded the US National Institute of Child Health and Human Development in a mega-study in 2006. One can easily transfer this finding......more

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