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Rey Fuentes


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Children & Families

In Defense of A Good Bedtime

It seems a good night’s rest is more than just a creature comfort. It’s actually vital to the brain development and future academic achievement of young children.

Children & Families

Asthma Attacks

Limiting exposure to poor air is good for school budgets, and even better for kids' health, says a new study from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Children & Families

Top 6 Myths About Early Education: #5

The President's proposal to fund pre-K through an increased cigarette tax has already been proven to work and could effectively save money and lives. But there are still skeptics...

Children & Families

Top 6 Myths About Early Education: #4

Successful early ed programs are anything but a fluke. They're real and present - look at Georgia, Oklahoma, New Jersey, North Carolina (for a start) - and they can work anywhere.

Children & Families

Top 6 Myths About Early Education: #3

Early childhood education is a smart investment with huge returns. Unfortunately, vocal opponents have been harping on the costs, which are only half the equation. For the whole picture, check the third installment of this week's myth-busting blog series.