The state of preschool
June 4, 2013
"Preschool is important to children’s development – the evidence on that is clear. But since preschool is not required and often not offered by local school systems, not all families have access to quality preschool programs.
The National Institute for Early Education Research publishes a report every year that details data on state-funded preschools across the country. This year’s report found that the 2011-2012 school year 'was the worst in a decade for progress in access to high-quality pre-K' in America –"
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