Students present New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, with a home-made welcome sign during the mayor's visit to their pre-kindergarten class at the Brooklyn Chinese American Association Early Childhood Education Center last month in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
Students present New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, with a home-made welcome sign during the mayor's visit to their pre-kindergarten class at the Brooklyn Chinese American Association Early Childhood Education Center last month in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. AP file photo
Students present New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, with a home-made welcome sign during the mayor's visit to their pre-kindergarten class at the Brooklyn Chinese American Association Early Childhood Education Center last month in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. AP file photo

Their View | Quality early learning instills STEM skills and core character traits

June 23, 2014 11:44 PM