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ERIC Number: ED315169
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 49
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-935989-30-7
Early Childhood Education--The Year in Review: A Look at 1989.
Hymes, James L., Jr.
This report covers major events in early childhood education in 1989. Discussion addresses: (1) the possibility of newly available funding due to the end of the Cold War; (2) legislation stalled in Congress; (3) new studies documenting problems in child day care; (4) slow increases in corporate child care; (5) increases in public school child care; (6) kindergarten education; (7) increased awareness among governors, legislators, and foundations of the need to improve children's services; (8) children's television; (9) court decisions and administrative regulations; (10) reports from the states; (11) the steady rise in accreditation; (12) demographics and health; (13) poverty's harsh effects on children; and (14) challenges that have yet to be addressed. (RH)
National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1834 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20009-5786 (NAEYC No. 290, $5.00).
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for the Education of Young Children, Washington, DC.