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Why Pre-K Is the Most Important Year

Suzanne Bouffard

She Knows

Sep 11, 2017

"The good news is that achievement gaps are narrowing, in large part because of investments in early childhood education and care (defined broadly as daycare, preschool, and home-based services like having trained educators visit with and support parents). The bad news is that the gaps remain significant, and a child who starts off behind is likely to stay behind."