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Funding proposed for early childhood education programs in North Dakota

June 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Even as federal sequestration cuts threaten early childhood education programs across the nation, local school districts, state legislators and the president are seeking ways to develop and grow preschool in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Childhood Obesity: A family affair

December 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO When a child has a weight problem, it can be a sensitive subject for medical professionals to broach with his or her parents. Continue Reading

ND Blues say yes to recess: Insurer wants to start fitness movement among elementary school classrooms

September 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota wants to start a fitness movement among children in elementary school classrooms across the state. Continue Reading

110 and counting

December 18, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Supercentenarian’s family shares recollections of childhood
WINDOM With a dry-erase marker in hand, Pat Sell wrote a message to her mother-in-law, Johanna Sell, Saturday morning, explaining that Christmas was just a week away. It was 33 degrees outside and there wasn’t any snow to cover up the brown grass. Continue Reading

Early childhood education discussed

November 3, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Ready 4 K visits SW Minnesota
WORTHINGTON Todd Otis, Ready 4 K president, visited Slayton Thursday to talk with various educators and community leaders about the importance of preparing children for school part of the Growing Great Minnesota Kids Tour. Continue Reading