Governors' Proposals to Raise Pre-K Funding Could Increase Access
- 19 Governors Proposed Spending More On Preschool In Fiscal 2006. // Educational Marketer;5/16/2005, Vol. 36 Issue 15, p3
Reports that nineteen governors and the mayor of Washington, D.C. has proposed spending increases for preschool education in fiscal 2006. Data on governors' most substantial proposed funding increases in preschool ; Five governors singled out as new leaders in the pre-K education movement;...
- Providers set to lose thousands under pathfinder status. Defries, Melanie // Nursery World (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);2/11/2010, Vol. 110 Issue 4206, p4
The article reports that various pre-school providers in Poole, Dorset in England are protesting a council application for the single funding formula on April 2010, citing the potential financial losses they will incur if approved.
- Our words… your words. // Monroe County Clarion;8/10/2011, Vol. 51 Issue 34, pA7
The article presents online comments regarding the reduction in public preschool budget in the U.S.
- Preschoolers O'Farrell's newest victims. Williams, Kerryn // Green Left Weekly;2/1/2012, Issue 908, p5
The article reports on the move of government-run preschools in New South Wales in charging parents with up to 40 dollars a day in most preschool programs in 2012.
- Twenty-Nine Governors Propose Raising Pre-K Funding. // Electronic Education Report;5/4/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p5
The article reports on the additional $800 million Pre-K funding proposals of 29 governors for 2008 in the U.S. It states that the initiative would offer access on Pre-K to more than 100,000 additional children whose age range from three to four. Executive director Libby Doggett of the advocacy...
- STATE OF THE STATES. Maxwell, Lesli A. // Education Week;2/6/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 22, p15
The article presents highlights from several 2008 State of the State addresses including that delivered by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen. Patrick called for an increase of state spending on education with a focus on universal prekindergarten....
- Gubernatorial Candidates and Their Education Platforms for 2004. // Education Week;10/27/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p25
This article presents information on plans and proposals of gubernatorial candidates and their education platforms for 2004 in the U.S. Governor Ruth Ann Minner proposes statewide, full-day kindergarten by 2008. He wants to create a Delaware Teacher Corps that would pay for teachers' education...
- Governors Affirm Education as Priority Despite Threat of Federal Budget Cuts. Sirkin, J. R. // Education Week;3/6/1985, Vol. 4 Issue 24, p1
The article reports on the affirmation from several U.S. governors to prioritize education despite the threat of federal budget cuts. Two separate meetings were conducted by the National Governor's Association and National Conference of State Legislatures in Washington, which both dominated by...
- House of Commons. // Education Journal;Jul2007, Issue 103, p37
A list of funding allocation to pre-school education in Great Britain is presented. The funding for City of London in 2004-2005 is 0.226 million and 0.223 million in 2005-2006. Meanwhile, Camden has 12.938 million funds in 2004-2005 and 14.036 million in 2005-2006. Furthermore, Greenwhich has...