News and Updates
Raising a Moral Child
Despite the significance it holds in our lives, teaching children to care about others is no simple task. The New York Times reports on an Israeli study showing that parents who value kindness often fail to raise children who share that value.
Quality Preschool Worthwhile
NPR reports that preschool is deemed worthwhile in Boston. The story describes a morning at the Eliot School and reflects on the positive impacts of quality early learning.
The Children's Institute is currently hiring two part-time positions:
Thank you for your support!
Thanks to so many of you, our 6th Annual Make It Your Business lunch was an incredible success. If you missed out, these resources will make you feel like you were there.
Leading the Way
This week we released a new report called Leading the Way: Why four Oregon superintendents embraced early learning.
2014 Status Report of Children in Oregon
Children First for Oregon has released its annual report on the status of children in Oregon. Their data show that nearly one in four Oregon children are living in poverty and that Oregon is still in the bottom half of states when it comes to efforts to keep children healthy.
Leading the Way: Why four Oregon superintendents embraced early learning
Watch the video below, which debuted at our 6th annual Make It Your Business event, to learn about four incredible superintendent leaders. To find out more, read our Leading the Way report. (Video by Kate Raphael/Studio Kate)