The Summer Solstice ushered in a spate of clear, bright June days, promising infinite possibility and a more leisurely pace. Nice fantasy. School may be a distant memory for the nation’s students, but the wheels of ECE policymaking keep spinning, with legislators, agency and nonprofit heads, education reformers and historians, advocates, bloggers, state advisory councils, and others weighing in, preparing applications, protesting budget cuts, and in all ways trying to move the ECE agenda forward.
Here are just a few highlights of policy and advocacy since the Northern Hemisphere’s longest day, when yours truly took, once again, to the . . . Read full article →