News by Topic: Preschool

Trust for Learning Announces Request for Proposals to Advance Ideal Learning in the Public Sector

Trust for Learning (the Trust) is pleased to announce a request for proposals (RFP) for projects that will build on its work of expanding highly developmental early childhood education, or Ideal Learning. Read More

Iruka: How 3 States Are Closing the Opportunity Gap by Bringing High-Quality Personalized Learning Programs Into Free Public Schools

The 74,

All children need a very personalized approach to develop into well-rounded individuals ready for success in school and life. Unfortunately, all children don’t have equal access to this ideal education, and those who don’t are quickly left behind in the… Read More

On the Same Page: An Early Childhood Education Collaborative With Some Big Backers

Inside Philanthropy,

The power of partnerships to bring positive change to early childhood education. Read More

Trust for Learning Welcomes Libby Doggett to the Board of Advisors

Please join us in welcoming Libby Doggett to our Board of Advisors. Libby brings more than 40 years of leadership and management skills honed through working in schools, Head Start and child care with children of all abilities, to building public will and creating… Read More

Does Pre-K Make Any Difference?

The New York Times ,

“There are no easy routes to preschool success…It takes time, money and a relentless focus on quality — but it has been done.” Read More

The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland

The Atlantic ,

The American kindergarten experience has become much more academic—and at the expense of play. Read More

Quality Early Childhood Education: Enduring Benefits

Heckman Equation ,

Professor Heckman shares his opinion on the Hechinger Report and weighs in on the so-called myth of fadeout in light of recent attention and news about the issue. Read More