ERIC Number: ED498909
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: N/A
ACNJ Child Advocate. Number 3, Spring/Summer 2004
Parello, Nancy, Ed.
Association for Children of New Jersey
The "ACNJ Child Advocate" is published quarterly by the Association for Children of New Jersey (ACNJ). ACNJ collects, analyzes, and distributes information on the well-being of children in New Jersey so that policymakers can pinpoint problems and work toward solutions. It reports data on key indicators of child well-being in each county and in major cities through its Kids Count publications. This issue of "ACNJ Child Advocate" contains the following articles: (1) Building the Future: New Jersey to Expand Pre-K Programs; (2) Take 5 for Kids and Make a Difference; (3) Pre-K Teachers to Get More Time; (4) ACNJ Survey Documents Progress, Challenges in ECPA [Early Childhood Program Aid] Districts; (5) State Budget Boosts DYFS [Division of Youth and Family Services] and Preschool Spending; (6) Making Every Child Count: ACNJ 2004-2005 Legislative Agenda; (7) ACNJ Report: Efforts to Help Emotionally-Troubled Children Produce Mixed Results; (8) New Jersey Ranks Third in Nation for Child Well-Being; and (9) DYFS Plan Earns Panel Approval.
Descriptors: Preschool Education, Early Childhood Education, Access to Education, After School Programs, Preschool Teachers, Teacher Qualifications, Surveys, Educational Research, State Aid, Financial Support, Child Welfare, Well Being, Social Services, State Legislation, Emotional Problems, Children
Association for Children of New Jersey. 35 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ 07102. Tel: 973-643-3876; Fax: 973-643-9153; Web site: http://www.acnj.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Preschool Education
Authoring Institution: Association for Children of New Jersey, Newark.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey