City pre-K programs lag behind nonprofits in quality: analysis
By Susan Edelman | January 10, 2016
City-funded pre-kindergarten programs run by nonprofit, community and faith-based organizations rated an average 12 percent higher in quality than those run by the city Department of Education, a stunning analysis shows.
The findings are based on the city’s “quality reports,” which evaluate factors such as health and safety, classroom environment, and meaningful activities. READ FULL STORY »