Pre-Kindergarten Expansion Approaches Full EnrollmentThe mayor's Office of Education said it is approaching full-enrollment for the pre-kindergarten expansion that started on January fourth.
Philadelphia's New Universal Pre-K Commission Gets Down to BusinessThe new commission's job: to recommend ways the city can pay for high-quality pre-K for 40,000 eligible three- and four-year-olds.
Kids Help Grownups Make A Point About Preschools in PhiladelphiaKids sang and danced and drew pictures as the grownups pushed for funding for quality pre-kindergarten programs.
Across Pennsylvania, A Push For Universal Pre-KindergartenBucks County commissioner Rob Loughery, after reading a story to the children at the Emilie Christian Day School in Levittown, said preschool for kids is similar to planting a seed at the right time to maximize the plant's potential.
Banning Suspension Of Pre-K ChildrenResearch shows that 3 and 4-year-olds aren't able to connect their misbehavior with punishment and expulsion can begin a downward cycle.
Advocates For Early Education Demand Attention From Pa. Governor CandidatesThe campaign for universal access to pre-kindergarten is growing by the thousands and, as advocates across Pennsylvania clear, it could become an issue in November.