In Philadelphia, Gov. Tom Wolf Urges Better Funding For Early Education Across PennsylvaniaA friendly crowd greeted the governor, who earlier this month proposed $2 billion in additional funding for early education in Pennsylvania over the next four years.
Phila. Area DAs Say More Early Education Funding Will Ease Their JobsProsecutors from five southeastern Pennsylvania counties are calling on federal and state lawmakers to invest more money in early childhood education to reduce the costs of housing people in prisons down the road.
The Thirty Million Word ProjectTwenty-five mothers from low income households are participating in the first trial of the Thirty Million Words Project to make their kids smarter.
Rutgers University in Camden Opens An Early Education CenterIt was founded by Prof. Gloria Bonilla-Santiago (right), also the founder of the LEAP Academy to which these kids will go when they start kindergarten.