Advocates point to severe shortage of early ed care in LA County

Ed Source – Fermin Leal “Los Angeles County faces a critical shortage of access to early childcare education that threatens to keep its neediest families in a cycle of poverty. That was the message championed by about 100 parents, educators, lawmakers and...

Boosting the role of parents of English learners in preschools

Ed Source – Sarah Tully “Selene Ramirez has a lot on her plate caring for her three children and two nieces who live at her home in Buena Park, near Anaheim, but she finds the time to spend 15 minutes every day with each child – reading, writing or working...

HK$2.6b extra for pre-school education

HK Edition- oseph Li in Hong Kong “The recurrent government expenditure for kindergarten education will rise from HK$4.1 billion to HK$6.7 billion, after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying pledged in the latest Policy Address to offer quality, free kindergarten...