New Resources for Practitioners and Advocates
Child Care and Early Education Research Connections
http://childcareresearch.org/ This recently launched website is a one-stop shop for early childhood education and child care research on the web. This has a high quality collection of resources including original research reports and data sets, advice about research quality, and information about state and national public policies. Grant alerts are also included on the website.
Pre-K Policy Framework
Looking for more information about Pre-K programs and initiatives in other states? This website offers many useful resources about the design and construction of high quality state pre-K programs across the nation. This website also contains summaries of current pre-K research, links to state pre-K websites, and detailed information about infrastructure, program standards, and professional development.
Facts in Action
Visit Facts in Action online! At the FIA website you can download entire issues as PDFs, search prior articles, or find web-exclusive articles. At this website you can also sign a friend up to receive FIA email updates.