It’s critical to pay for early learning

Commentary | May 8, 2013 | By John Burbank | Everett Herald

Child-care teaching is one of the most important professions, yet I'm glad my daughter teaches college students, not three- and four-year olds. Why? Because as an early childhood teacher, you progressively earn your way into poverty. Early childhood teachers are paid less than parking attendants. That's not much for someone providing love, learning, and support for our greatest assets

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