Pre-K Series

Louisiana Pre-K Overhaul Moves Forward (Video)
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Louisiana Pre-K Overhaul Moves Forward (Video)

Undeterred by adverse court rulings, the Louisiana Department of Education is forging ahead with overhauls approved by the state Legislature last spring – including a plan for funding pre-K programs.

Photo by Erica Lembo
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Birmingham Law Enforcement Officials Promote Early Childhood Education (Video)

Birmingham law enforcement officials are stressing the importance of early education. Police Captain Henry Irby and Jefferson County District Attorney Brandon Falls recently visited the Festival Head Start center to spread an important message— invest more in kids. And officials believe this will in turn lead to less crime.

Not all kids get a quality early education in Mississippi, but policy experts are hoping to change that. Photo by Ryan Pickens.
Early Education / Mississippi / Pre-K Series

Collaborative Pre-K Recommended for Mississippi

Mississippi’s early learning system is fragmented, but some preschool providers say it’s time to collaborate.