• 360 Education Solutions

    Military Stresses Early Education in New Report: A new report by nonpartisan security organization Mission: Readiness has former military leaders pledging their support for high quality pre-kindergarten education programs.

  • Smart Beginnings Roanoke

    Mission: Readiness is the national security nonprofit organization led by over 300 retired generals, admirals, and other senior military leaders who work to ensure continued American security and prosperity by calling for smart investments in the upcoming generation of American children.

  • Child Care & Military Families

    How can caregivers support the "military-ness" that is such an important part of the self-concept of young kids from military families? Here's a place to start...

More from this board

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing

Quality of Words, Not Quantity, Is Crucial to Language Skills, Study Finds - NYTimes.com

Early Literacy Toolkit at American Academy of Pediatrics Conference - YouTube

▶ The Promise - YouTube

Read Right From The Start - Changing Children’s Lives Through Language - 5 min Video "The Promise"

Let the Children Play, It's Good for Them! | Science | Smithsonian

Democratic, Republican Voters Want More Preschool, And They Want It Now

Could Text Messages to Parents Help Close the 'Word Gap'? - EdCentral

▶ The Earliest Years - YouTube

Why Focus on the First Years

CSA: Preschool wise investment.

What Does 'High-Quality' Preschool Look Like?

Secretary Sebelius Announces Birth to 5: Watch Me Thrive! Initiative

The early years offer a window of opportunity for children to talk, think, play, and learn and early childcare professionals help make this happen!

Early Childhood Promo on Vimeo

Project to Improve Poor Children’s Intellect Led to Better Health, Data Show - NYTimes.com

Misconceptions About Math in Early Childhood Classrooms March 20, 2014 by Alyssa Haywoode Photo: Caroline Silber for ...

The importance of play

About those pre-K studies - Capital New York interviews

What Do We Mean By School Readiness? | Urban Child Institute

How Early Math Skills Add Up (And Hold Back Americans) - Scientists unravel the earliest building blocks of math

What is a “Rigorous” Preschool Curriculum?

VIDEO 5min - Effective Teacher-Child Interactions - YouTube

Early Childhood Policy Lags Behind Brain Science

Preschool and Child Care | Reading Rockets