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Carrots or sticks? How policies stack up to the evidence on motivating behaviour change

The current government’s reform agenda has been analysed from many angles.  In this article Susan Maury, Social Policy Researcher from Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand, … 940 more words

Community Sector

What you don't know CAN hurt you...a LOT

What percentage of your policies do you understand?  Assuming you have an insurance agent, what percentage do you think he or she understands?  Does those two percentages add up to 100%?  221 more words


#WeVoteForKids – Do you?


Election season is fast approaching, and while the CT Early Childhood Alliance’s campaign “We Vote for Kids” does not support or endorse candidates, one thing is clear – we do support investment in our young children. 170 more words

Early Childhood Education

Support Partnership Benefits

Stark AAUP recently sent the following letter to SSC Human Resources requesting the implementation of domestic partnership benefits and an end to college policies that deny earned employment benefits to same-sex couples. 700 more words


Preschool Development Grants

Welcome back from the long weekend and best wishes for the 2014-15 academic year. 

In case you missed it in August, the New America Foundation’s Early Education blog provides a… 13 more words

School Readiness

Today we welcomed to the team fall inter

Today we welcomed to the team fall intern Lindsay Yarabek, MS, RD, ATC! cc @lyarbs


New Staff Induction Day

After an introduction from the staff and activity with the other new teachers, we went straight into the topics for the day.  

Student  Support. The role of the tutor – progress and beyond… 658 more words