Early Childhood News

9/1/15       Head Start continues services in Scottsbluff through ESU-13, Scottsbluff Star-Herald

8/26/15     Getting an early start, North Platte Telegraph

8/25/15     Senator Kintner: Legislature looks ahead at 2016, Fremont Tribune

8/23/15     The Learning Child, Alliance Times-Herald

8/25/15     Dolly Parton's Imagination Library to come to Box Butte County, Alliance Times-Herald

8/19/15     Nutrition specialist to finish Jeremy Nordquist's term in South Omaha legislative district, Omaha World-Herald

8/15/15     Preschoolers garner BPS' attention, Bellevue Leader

8/5/15       Preparing kids for preschool makes transition easier, Bellevue Leader

8/5/15       Storytelling skills support early literacy for African American children, Medical Press

8/3/15       PLSD works to expand early childhood program, Papillion Times

7/30/15     Child care provider Joyful Noise is stepping up to quality, Gering Courier

7/27/15     UNL Extension Director Jack Whittier: Changes focus on childhood development, UNL Extension

7/17/15      Director outlines early childhood initiative, Grand Island Independent

7/15/15      Young readers take spotlight at Buffett Early Child Institute private meeting, Kearney Hub

7/13/15      Buffett Early Childhood Institute to visit, Kearney, Grand Island, University of Nebraska Kearney

7/11/15      Nebraska sets good example, Grand Island Independent

6/26/15      Sixpence makes further steps to improve early education, Scottsbluff Star-Herald

6/24/15      New Resource for Nebraska Early Childhood Educators, KIOS, Omaha Public Radio

6/12/15      Site designed for early childhood education providers, Fremont Tribune

6/10/15      Nebraska: Moving forward, North Platte Telegraph

6//9/15       Opinion: Early education — studies show a variety of benefits, including fitness for military service, Scottsbluff Star-Herald

6/7/15        A wrapup of 2015 legislative bills, Lincoln Journal Star

6/4/15        Preschool could improve military eligibility, report says, Norfolk Daily News

6/3/15        Retired generals, state senator tout early education, Norfolk US92 Radio

5/28/15      State Sen. Nordquist to resign legislative seat, become Rep. Brad Ashford's chief of staff, Omaha World-Herald

5/26/15      Buffett Early Childhood Institute officials reach out into Panhandle on early childhood education, Scottsbluff Star Herald

5/16/15      Mello's study proposals include police body cameras, Lincoln Journal Star

4/25/15      Early childhood learning benefits national security, Grand Island Independent

4/19/15      Childcare center celebrates 25 years in community, Columbus Telegram    

4/18/15      School board loosely defines four priority areas, Grand Island Independent

4/18/15      NPPS offers early childhood education program, North Platte Telegraph   

4/10/15      Week of the Young Child April 12-18, University of Nebraska Omaha

4/10/15      Reallocation of school lottery funds advanced, Unicameral Update

3/30/15      Lawmakers advance child-care bill that would end 'cliff effect', help low-income parents, Omaha World-Herald

3/18/15      It matters who's reading, Omaha World-Herald

3/17/15      Teacher ranked 4th in state, Blair Pilot-Tribune

3/15/15      NU looks to Mississippi native for growth by leaps and Bounds, Omaha World-Herald

3/10/15      Norfolk looks to expand its preschool, Norfolk Daily New

3/10/15      Consistent schedules for infants and toddlers, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

3/9/15        Expansion of early childhood education grants considered, Unicameral Update

2/12/15      Building a strong foundation for your child's education, Dakota County Star

2/10/15      DC west selected for early childhood education site, Douglas County Post-Gazette

2/10/15      Superintendents’ early childhood plan targets kids in need, Douglas County Post-Gazette

1/31/15      Editorial, poor students challenge schools, Lincoln Journal-Star

1/30/15      Learning Community unveils ‘a game-changer’ for early childhood education, Omaha World-Herald

1/26/15      Happy and healthy, Grand Island Independent

1/23/15      $2M gift to UNK boosts early childhood programs, Univesity of Nebraska Kearney

1/21/15      Schumacher looks ahead to work for state legislature, Columbus Telegram

1/15/15      Expanding school: Cambridge to begin offering preschool and college education, Cambridge Clarion

1/12/15      Linking early life experiences to criminal behavior, KLKN-TV

11/12/14    Editorial, public support for NU vision, Omaha World-Herald

1/30/15      Learning Community unveils ‘a game-changer’ for early childhood education, Omaha World-Herald

1/23/15      $2M Gift to UNK Boosts Early Childhood Programs, Univesity of Nebraska Kearney