Research shows that children are more successful in school and beyond if they are given a strong foundation in the earliest years of their lives. ESSA includes new opportunities for states to strengthen and expand access to public early childhood education. Read about AIR's early childhood and child development work with respect to ESSA.
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5 Jun 2017
Which programs and policies can we adopt from other countries to increase access to preschool programs in the U.S.?
10 Dec 2014
The White House’s announcement December 10 of a $1-billion public-private investment in early childhood education programs raises critical questions about which program features will best help the projected 63,000 children affected learn and thrive. AIR’s early childhood experts weigh in here.