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The State of Preschool in the U.S.

Lauren Camera

U.S. News and World Report

May 2, 2018

"Most developed nations now offer universal preschool – even China has committed to pre-K for every 4-year-old by 2020," Steven Barnett, the institute's senior co-director, said on a press call Tuesday. "Meanwhile, the United States has made little progress. This is no way to compete globally now or in the future. Our first step back to leadership is quality preschool."