Head Start

Local/Regional News
2:56 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Community Action Council Bracing For Sequestration, State Cuts

LEXINGTON, Ky. - With sequestration and state cuts in child care assistance scheduled to hit them this year, the Community Action Council is bracing for major cutbacks in its programs.

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WUKY In Depth
9:30 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Big Preschool Goals Face Tough Budget Realities

Lisa Mudd is a preschool teacher at Dixie Magnet Elementary in Lexington.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In his State of the Union address last month, President Obama made the case for expanding early childhood education. Adding more pre-K opportunities is also one of Governor Steve Beshear's goals, but budget constraints at both the federal and state level present significant challenges.

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