EDC’s Center for Children and Families receives grants to study early childhood science and literacy education

Improving the quality of teaching and professional development for early childhood educators is the focus of two new grants awarded to EDC by the U. S. Department of Education. The awards, which total about $4 million, were issued to EDC’s Center for Children & Families (CC&F) by the Institute of Education Sciences, the research arm […]

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Returning from the War Zone

As more military service members return from Iraq and Afghanistan with pressing mental health needs, the Department of Veterans Affairs and others are stepping up to assist. With approximately 40 percent of the more than 300,000 returning veterans facing a possible mental health diagnosis, the demand for services is great, encompassing both

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EDC Supports Micro-Enterprises

Around the world, small businesses known as micro-enterprises are flourishing, typically starting out with a promising idea, some seed money, and very few employees. To support dozens of these burgeoning businesses and the entrepreneurs behind them, computer giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) has turned to EDC. Designated by HP as a center of excellence in Asia Pacific, […]

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