early childhood councils http://wkms.org en Afternoon Round-Up 7/24/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-72412 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong>Now that Stanford, Harvard and other top American universities are offering free online courses, <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2012/07/23/157132291/stanfords-next-lesson-free-online-courses-for-credit-and-degrees">will students one day be able to get course credits and degrees online from these schools without having to pay for it</a>? Stanford&#39;s president says his school &quot;can see moving in that direction.&quot;</p><p><strong>Jackson Purchase:</strong></p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 20:13:57 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 19681 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 7/24/12 Governor Beshear Extends Early Childhood Education Funds http://wkms.org/post/governor-beshear-extends-early-childhood-education-funds <p>The Calloway and Trigg County early childhood councils will receive nearly $26,000 in funds from the Office of the Governor. The money will go to head start programs, childcare and public health departments.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:39:40 +0000 Drew Adams 19675 at http://wkms.org Governor Beshear Extends Early Childhood Education Funds