early childhood education


Kids count, but to judge from Michigan’s well-being data, not very much

July 7, 2017 | David McGhee

The annual Kids Count Data Book shows the state is moving in the wrong direction on too many key indicators predicting a successful future. Bright spots? Some. 

Getting ‘rigor’ right in preschool, or avoiding rigor mortis in 4-year-olds

February 17, 2017 | Kellye R. Wood

With all the emphasis on “return on investment” in early childhood education, let’s not forget that play, and just play, is the real way children build a foundation for the schooling to come.

Land O Links

February 20, 2013 | Derek Melot