Early Childhood Development |

Men In Preschools And Child Care Settings Are Unicorns, But They Don’t Have To Be

Priska Neely
| Meet some of the local men pushing against stigma and stereotypes to care for educate young children.

Sacramento Drop In Black Child Deaths Holds Lessons for LA

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Sacramento County's initiative aims to reduce preventable deaths of African American children by 10 to 20 percent by 2020. The results are surpassing expectations.

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Putting A Price Tag On Better Early Childhood Education

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Child care and preschool costs are expensive, but those who work with young children have low wages and don’t see the high costs reflected in their paychecks.

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'Playing Our Way To A Better World': Inside The Cayton's Children Museum

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The Cayton Children's Museum opened in Santa Monica at the end of June with 35 immersive exhibits. CEO Esther Netters explains what the space has to offer.

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At Census Time, Remember To Count Your Babies

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In the 2010 Census, children under the age of 5 were the most undercounted group. And this can have big implications for programs that serve young children.

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California Lags In Report On Child Well-Being

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The 2019 edition of the annual Kids Count Data Book shows that the state ranks low when it comes to education, health and well-being for its children.

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Preserving The Preschool Boost As Kids Start Kindergarten

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The L.A. County Office of Education held a conference aimed at helping parents and teachers as children feed out from Head Start programs into 75 school districts.

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How My Childhood Helped Me Become The Reporter I Am Today

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It's strange to think how much my parents raised me for the job I have now.