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As preschool programs expand, teacher pay under scrutiny

from Education Week

Early education workers have been paid low wages for years, but as public programs grow, the issue is increasingly on reporters' radar. A Sept. 23 story on the hyper-local news site DNAinfo, introduced us to a preschool teacher who said she'd be living in a shelter if she wasn't able to live with her mother. "If fast food workers deserve $15 per hour, then surely those teaching our most vulnerable children every day deserve significantly more," David Nocenti, executive director of Union Settlement, which runs seven early-childhood centers in New York City's East Harlem neighborhood, told DNAinfo. more

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