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Omaha World-Herald | Feb. 5, 2014

Hansen: The jury is in—and study after study backs early childhood education

Nebraska State Sen. Bill Kintner recently spoke out against early childhood education during a town hall meeting. His statements led World-Herald columnist Matthew Hansen to examine studies that summarize more than a half-century of research into the effectiveness of early childhood education. And as it turns out, the jury is very much in. Matthew Hansen reports.



Huffington Post | Sep. 30, 2013

When Children are Born Learning

Buffett, Chair of The Sherwood Foundation, contributes this blog post to the Huffington Post sharing the importance of investing at the national level in high-quality learning during the first five years of life.




Education Nation | Sep. 24, 2012

Investing Early: Educare Shows Early Chilhood Education Pays Off

A panel on early childhood education with Jenny Kerby, Diane Mendley Rauner, and Dennis Walcott. Moderated by Natalie Morales.


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Education Nation | 2012

NBC's Education Nation: Educare Case Study

Educare is presented as a scrollable digital toolkit that combines brodcast journalism, print reporting, photography, infographics, and interactive elements to bring these solutions, and the people behind them, to life.





KETV | Apr. 25, 2012

Raising Successful Children

KETV NewsWatch 7 presents a prime-time special examining the first five years of a child's life. Julie Cornell reports.




Council of Chief State School Officers | 2012

Educare: Re-envisioning Education Beginning at Birth

The issue brief, written for education and state policy leaders, provides a detailed description of the opening chapter in the Educare story, including strategy, evaluation data, and implications of the Educare model for public education and early childhood policy.