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LAUP Awarded with $3 Million Early Head Start-Child Care Partnerships Grant

LOS ANGELES, CA–LAUP, a non-profit dedicated to improving the quality of early learning, has been awarded with a $3 million Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The funding allows LAUP to support 122 infants and toddlers with high-quality early learning and care within high-need zip codes […]


Preschool Quality Makes Big Impact on Smallest L.A. County Residents

Multi-year Research Study Data Reveals a Nurturing Environment is Critical for Young Children from Spanish-language Households Learning English LOS ANGELES — First 5 LA released the latest edition of the Universal Preschool Child Outcomes Study (UPCOS), highlighting the impact quality teachers, nurturing environments and interactive and tailored approaches to learning have on children, in particular for […]


LAUP responds to the Trump Administration’s federal budget proposal

LAUP, a non-profit dedicated to improving the quality of early learning, has issued a statement following the Trump Administration’s federal budget proposal released yesterday: “As an advocate for young children and families, we are deeply concerned that the Administration is proposing a $9 Billion (13%) reduction to the Department of Education budget and a $15.1 […]


Mediaplanet, LeVar Burton and More Raise the Bar for Early Childhood Education in a New Campaign Out Today

PR Web – Press Release In the midst of Reading Awareness Month, Mediaplanet today announces the launch of this March’s edition of “Early Childhood Education.” The print component of “Early Childhood Education” is distributed within today’s edition of USA Today. This campaign was made possible with the support of the LeVar Burton, Reading Rainbow, National […]


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