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Educators, Researchers Discuss Ways To Improve Quality And Access To Pre-K Education
Improved access to quality early childhood education was the focus of a panel discussion this morning at the Free Library of Philadelphia....
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Are We Doing Enough to Create High-Quality Early Learning Opportunities?
A New Study by Child Trends Highlights Strengths and Challenges of Local Efforts to Support  Early Care and Education Centers on the Path to Quality
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Quality Talks: How We Can Strengthen Philadelphia’s Child Care Centers
  Quality Talks is a four-part series hosted by the William Penn Foundation to discuss new evidence about the provision of early childhood education.
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A challenging path to affordable, accessible pre-K in Philadelphia
When Jim Kenney took the oath of office last week as the city’s 99th mayor, he outlined a vision to help “make every Philadelphia...
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WHYY Introduces Cameras to Classrooms as Gateway for Young Storytellers
A $751,000 grant will help Philadelphia’s WHYY expand a media production program within its city’s school system, extending support for a pilot...
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New Study Explores Path To Expanded Quality Early Learning Environments In Pennsylvania
The Study, Conducted by the Penn Child Research Center and the Consortium for Policy Research in Education, Examines Opportunities for Improvement in...