2017

A matter of degrees: Demonstration School teachers pursue higher education

Teacher effectiveness is among the most important factors impacting the quality of early care and education. When teachers pursue a higher education degree in early childhood education, they are better equipped to support children’s development and school readiness.  In Florida, the minimum educational requirement for lead teachers is a 45-hour course from the Department of [...]

November 3rd, 2017|Categories: 2017, Featured, In the news, News Releases, Timeline|0 Comments

Giving men a voice in early childhood education

Men can play a key role in the development and well-being of young children.  In many cases, however, men still have limited involvement in their child’s early care and education. The Demonstration School and the Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership, together with Florida International University, provides men the opportunity to be involved in their children’s [...]

October 3rd, 2017|Categories: 2017, Featured, In the news, Timeline|0 Comments