A touch critique of teaching strategies gold

by DEY

​Here is another excellent example of a teacher pushing back against corporate ed reform! Please check out the blog “Peg with Pen” – written by …

National Day of Action – December 9th

by DEY

​Have you heard about the “National Day of Action to Reclaim the Promise of Public Education” on December 9th? Here in Boston, there will be …

NAEYC’s 2013 Annual Conference Update

by DEY

Back from Washington, DC and beginning to reflect on all that happened.  Here are just a few initial thoughts – and more soon.There were some …

dey at naeyc’s annual conference

by DEY

ook for Defending the Early Years at NAEYC’s Annual Conference! Thursday morning 11/21: Diane Levin’s featured session, Beyond Remote-Controlled Childhood: Teaching Young Children in the Media …

early learning: this is not a test

by DEY

​Nancy Carlsson-Paige has co-authored an important op-ed piece with American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten. Early Learning: This is Not a Test speaks to …

Early Childhood Resistance Continues to Grow

by DEY

  Today we share more examples of resistance to the current education “reform” movement… In New York City, parents at the Castle Bridge School organized …

calling all early childhood teacher-activists

by DEY

Are you concerned about the current direction of early childhood education policy in our country? Are you worried about the lasting negative effects that come …

early childhood activists in the uk

by DEY

Early childhood activists have been organizing in the UK. Last week the Save Childhood Movement in England – “a growing collaboration of individuals and organisations that share …

Diane Levin’s new book published

by Diane E. Levin

​How can teachers protect and promote children’s positive development in today’s media-saturated world? Our own Diane Levin has some powerful ideas on this topic – …