preschoolers http://wrkf.org en Black Preschoolers Far More Likely To Be Suspended http://wrkf.org/post/black-preschoolers-far-more-likely-be-suspended Here's what the education data show: kids who are suspended or expelled from school are more likely to drop out, and those dropouts are more likely to end up with criminal records. In many places, school discipline pushes kids directly into the juvenile justice system. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 20:30:00 +0000 Gene Demby 24097 at http://wrkf.org Black Preschoolers Far More Likely To Be Suspended Falling Obesity Rates Among Preschoolers Mark Healthful Trend http://wrkf.org/post/falling-obesity-rates-among-preschoolers-mark-healthful-trend A fresh <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/childhoodobesity/">analysis</a> from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests the tide<em> may</em> be turning on the <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/childhood">childhood obesity</a> front.<p>After decades of steady increases, 19 states and U.S. territories saw small decreases in their rates of obesity among low-income preschoolers. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:43:00 +0000 editor 14374 at http://wrkf.org Falling Obesity Rates Among Preschoolers Mark Healthful Trend