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School Climate and Academic Success, Baby FoodFACTS, Business Case for Preschool

Topics in this Digest...
• How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed
• Baby FoodFACTS Report
• Podcast From Economic Think Tank Makes Business Case for Preschool
How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed

This nprEd article highlights a study published in the Review of Educational Research which found that positive school climate had a significant impact on academics.

Baby FoodFACTS Report

The UConn Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity has released Baby Food FACTS, a new report that examines the nutritional content of food and drink products for infants and toddlers, the messages used to promote these products, and how well the marketing messages correspond with expert advice about feeding young children.

Podcast From Economic Think Tank Makes Business Case for Preschool

A podcast series from the Committee for Economic Development features business leaders and child-development experts focusing on high-quality child care and preschool.