Children Living in High-Poverty Communities Surged 25 Percent Over Last Decade

In its first data snapshot of the year, the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s KIDS COUNT explores the increased number of children living in America’s high-poverty communities. The new snapshot includes the latest concentrated-poverty data for states and for the 50 largest cities, as does the KIDS COUNT Data Center, a source for the most recent … More Children Living in High-Poverty Communities Surged 25 Percent Over Last Decade

Early Childhood Policy Update, February 2012

Supplemental Budget Update: Members of the Appropriations Committee came to agreement on the cuts to this current year budget (that runs through June 30, 2012). The next step will be for these budget changes to be voted on in the House and Senate.   You can access the Appropriations Committee documents the approved cuts at http://www.maine.gov/legis/ofpr/appropriations_committee/materials/index.htmMore Early Childhood Policy Update, February 2012