Early Childhood Education And Exposure And Use Of Mobile Media Devices By Young Children

1546 Words Dec 14th, 2016 7 Pages
Statement of the problem
Early childhood education has not been taken seriously for many years in the New York City. It has been a centre of discussion recently by the media. In the past, there have been policies that government put in place that required high-quality education for the young children. Despite its importance, early childhood education is still seen to be away from supporting those parents who are at work. Recently there has been a debate concerning the provision of early childhood education ("Exposure and Use of Mobile Media Devices by Young Children," 2015). Commonwealth government sees early childhood education has something that is private and the families have to take the responsibility and not the government. Currently, the government has come up with the policy that requires the early childhood education to be privatized. The Commonwealth government will not fund the program, and so the policy on funding will be removed. Early childhood education is required to join other programs that are considered private by the government.
While the government wants to private early childhood education, many families, children and the community as a whole will be affected negatively. Funding of the programs enables all children to get access to high-quality education. By privatizing the program, many children will lack the opportunity to access quality education. Also, not all parents who work can afford to private quality education to their children this is…

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