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How Federal Policies Affect Early Childhood

Jerlean Daniel and Rae Pica with Adele B. Robinson

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Federal spending has a profound impact on early childhood programs. With significant budget cuts looming, we talk this month about how early childhood educators can use their voices to impact federal funding of early childhood programs.

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Helping Children to Love and Do Well at Math

Jerlean Daniel and Rae Pica with Freeman A. Hrabowski

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Our guest asserts that everyone can be good at math. In this segment we discuss how educators and parents can develop a love and ability for math in young children.

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Childhood Obesity: Early Intervention Strategies

Jerlean Daniel and Rae Pica with Geri Henchy

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Early child care providers and early education professionals are well positioned to tackle the child obesity pandemic through early intervention. In this segment our guest identifies strategies and federal programs that can help.

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What Is Developmentally Appropriate Math for Very Young Children?

Jerlean Daniel and Rae Pica with Juanita Copley, Ph.D.

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The question of teaching math to very young children sits right in the middle of the early academics debate. Our guest says that early math is critical to academic success and provides some guidance on what is appropriate and what is not.

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