ERIC Number: ED457972
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Early Care and Education Issues Rising to the Top.
Walker, Sherry Freeland, Ed.
State Education Leader, v19 n2 Sum 2001
Noting that growing consensus about the importance of the first 5 years of life has prompted in-depth considerations about the systemic quality of early care and education in the United States, this issue of "State Education Leader" examines various aspects of early learning. Topics considered in this issue are: (1) key issues in financing early care and education; (2) leadership in early care and education; (3) educational technology in early care and education; (4) creating an integral system of governance of early care and education; (5) teaching quality; (6) the movement toward a seamless "P-16" educational system from preschool to postsecondary education in Illinois; (7) determining school readiness; and (8) the Early Learning Initiative of the Education Commission of the States. (KB)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Day Care, Educational Finance, Educational Improvement, Educational Policy, Educational Quality, Educational Technology, Financial Support, Leadership, Models, Newsletters, Preschool Education, School Readiness, State Programs
ECS Distribution Center, 707 17th Street, Suite 2700, Denver, CO 80202-3427 ($20 annually). Tel: 303-299-3692; Fax: 303-296-8332; e-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.
Note: Published three times per year. Theme issue.