early childhood councils

Afternoon Update
3:13 pm
Tue July 24, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 7/24/12

Currently, Stanford offers online courses on subjects such as cryptography and human-computer interaction — all free, but without credit.
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Today on NPR: Now that Stanford, Harvard and other top American universities are offering free online courses, will students one day be able to get course credits and degrees online from these schools without having to pay for it? Stanford's president says his school "can see moving in that direction."

Jackson Purchase:

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Education
2:39 pm
Tue July 24, 2012

Governor Beshear Extends Early Childhood Education Funds

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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. 

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