Below are resources for early childhood professionals and those serving the early childhood community.
Why Are Our Most Important Teachers Paid the Least? Many preschool teachers live on the edge of financial ruin. Would improving their training—and their pay—improve outcomes for their students?
Principal Prep in New Jersey (and Much of the Country) Lacks Early Ed Focus While a great deal of time, research, and funding has been dedicated to trying to improve teacher quality, less investment has been directed toward improving the effectiveness of another key contributor to student success: school leaders. In fact, research shows that after teachers, principals are the most important in-school factor impacting student achievement. This article explores principal prep.
Infographic: Many Preschool Suspensions Are the Result of Adult Behaviors Thousands of people are downloading the new resources from FPG’s Committee on Race, Culture, and Ethnicity, which include this look at how implicit racial biases affect African American students–especially boys.