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Accelerating Progress in Early Learning

New Report Urges Changes to Early Ed: A new report from New America Foundation's Early Education Initiative urges policymakers to put more focus on teaching and learning in the early years and up...

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Mother’s Education and Children’s Outcomes: How Dual-Generation Programs Offer Increased Opportunities for America’s Children

The second in a series of FCD Disparities Among America’s Children reports. The report offers the first-ever analysis of economic, education, and health indicators for children whose mothers have not...

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FCD Announces New President

FCD is pleased to announce that Jacqueline Jones, a national leader in the movement for high-quality early learning, has been named president of the Foundation, effective Sept. 2. Read...