Impact University: Early Childhood

Articles

How America’s “Childcare Deserts” are Driving Women Out of the Workforce >

Redden, Molly. (2018-01-17, The Guardian): Rising daycare costs have put the spotlight on Washington state in a country offering little support for parents seeking childcare.

Early Childhood

Why Oklahoma’s Public Preschools are Some of the Best in the Country >

Mongeau, Lillian. (2016-02-02, Hechinger Report): Oklahomans trend conservative, yet they've embraced free, universal early education.

Early Childhood

Protecting Children from Toxic Stress >

Bornstein, David. (2013-10-30, The New York Times): "Children can be shielded from the most damaging effects of stress if their parents are taught how to respond properly."

Poverty

Xavier >

Xavier knows that there are a lot of negative perceptions about his Memphis neighborhood and the people who live there.  And yes, his neighborhood has its share of problems -- but there…

immigration

Para Los Niños (For the Children) >

Brigido is a proud father, a loving husband, and a diligent fieldworker. He and his family move with the crop seasons, spending winter and spring in Florida picking strawberries and summer…

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