Preschool teachers receive less pay and training than their K-12 counterparts.
Teachers struggle financially, especially in expensive areas of the state.
The new science standards allow young students develop their own experiments.
The program aims to help students become college ready.
The Senate version of the bill features a competitive grant program.
Picture books are more likely than speech to include uncommon words.
The budget supports preschool and programs for infants and toddlers.
The governor has pushed for a more fiscally conservative budget.
Gov. Jerry Brown has urged legislators to be fiscally conservative.
Researchers focused on pre-literacy and language skills.
Researchers criticize "fragmented approach" to early education.
CSU's Early Assessment Program switches to Smarter Balanced with uncertain impact.