Why the U.S. Military’s Early Childhood Programs Excel
EWA Radio: Episode 113
Kavitha Cardoza of Education Week and the PBS NewsHour visited the early learning and daycare center at a Marine Corps base in North Carolina to find out why such programs are rated among the best in the country. What spurred the Department of Defense to invest so heavily in teachers and support for the littlest learners? What evidence is there that these investments pay off in the long run? And what lessons could transfer to early learning programs in civilian settings?