While nowhere near the massive universal preschool plan proposed, Department of Education announces $250 million in preschool expansion grants.
A loan program from a nonprofit in the San Francisco Bay area is helping child care providers weather the uncertainties of waiting for state reimbursement.
The most common difficulty children faced was economic hardships. California kids fared a little better than the national average.
For years, websites have offered free preschool handouts or activity guides. Now, parents can get an entire preschool curriculum from a computer.
The L.A. County Civil Grand Jury slams First 5 over administrative overhead, planning and follow through on initiatives.
An innovative program at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles tries to head off mental health issues in older children by improving their home lives when they're babies.
Lawmakers approved $268 million for expanding preschool access and improving quality of programs. The bill goes to Gov. Jerry Brown for signature.