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Hillary Clinton visits Educare Tulsa

March 25, 2014 12:39 am Published by Comments Off on Hillary Clinton visits Educare Tulsa

Children at Educare Tulsa at Hawthorne greeted a special guest on Monday, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Clinton, along with long-time Educare champion George Kaiser, participated in story time and a sing-along with the children as they launched a... Read More


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Educare Omaha helps teach children about healthy eating

March 3, 2014 11:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Educare Omaha helps teach children about healthy eating

The Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition created five instructional videos for educating children about nutrition during meals featuring Educare Omaha. The videos, including “Teaching Taste, Texture, and Color,” and “Teaching Nutritional Benefits of Eating Healthy Foods,” show how early care... Read More


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Educare Lincoln highlighted in documentary on kindergarten readiness

February 24, 2014 10:21 pm Published by Comments Off on Educare Lincoln highlighted in documentary on kindergarten readiness

When 40% of children in Nebraska are at risk of not succeeding in school, how can educators, parents and supporters ensure that children are ready to learn when they enter kindergarten? To answer this question, the Nebraska Loves Public Schools... Read More


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Educare Central Maine joins forces for early learning policy change

January 13, 2014 7:37 pm Published by Comments Off on Educare Central Maine joins forces for early learning policy change

In addition to being a quality early learning program, Educare is a platform for long-term policy change. In states across the country, Educare schools are helping to strengthen public investments in high-quality, research-based early learning programs. Kathy Colfer, executive director... Read More