5-Year-Old Boy Leaves Coon Rapids Day Care, Walks Home AloneA Twin Cities daycare is reviewing its policies after a 5-year-old boy left the daycare and walked unattended to his home.
These Plymouth Preschoolers Made Their Own ‘CCO Weather Center The preschoolers at the New Horizon Academy in Plymouth made their very own weather center, and WCCO meteorologist Lauren Casey paid them a visit on Wednesday.
Minnesota-Based Child Care Co. Strives To Make Kids HealthierFirst Lady Michelle Obama called on private businesses to do their part in her fight against childhood obesity, and 150 of them are answering her call. A Minnesota-based child care company is one of them, and they are seeing results.
Daudt Visits Preschool To Highlight GOP Education PlanMinnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt visited a private St. Paul learning center for preschoolers Thursday, highlighting the centerpiece of the GOP education plan: Early learning scholarships. New Horizon Academy is settled in a working class St. Paul neighborhood where many families struggle.
Good Question: Why Is Child Care So Expensive?We love them to death, but any parent knows, it's expensive to raise a child. New numbers from the USDA estimate the cost to raise a boy or girl born in 2012 is $241,080 – up 2.6 percent from two years ago.
Police Take Crime Fighting To The ClassroomThe people who fight crime for a living are taking it to the classroom early in the hopes of stopping crime before the patterns have a chance to get started.