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2017 Excellence in Teaching Awards now accepting nominations

It’s that time of year again! First 5 and the Office of Early Care and Education are looking to recognize and highlight San Francisco’s early educators at the top of their profession — deepening learning for children, collaborating...

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Preventative benefits of early education

State Senator Mark Leno, District Attorney George Gascón, Chief of Police Greg Suhr, and First 5 San Francisco Executive Director Laurel Kloomok visited the Salvation Army Harbor House Child Development Center this past Wednesday to see...

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SF Preschool Teachers in the Spotlight at Premiere for New Video Series

Photos by: Charles Martin   San Francisco may be accustomed to glitzy galas and opening nights, but Saturday evening at the Children’s Creativity Museum theater was a distinctly different kind of red carpet affair. Preschool educators were in...

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Arne Duncan visits SF to learn about Preschool for All

  On the heels of the Obama Administration’s proposal for Preschool for All, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan today visited San Francisco to learn about the City’s own pioneering Preschool for All initiative.   Citing early...

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