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Friday, October 06, 2017

Saul Zaentz Early Education Initiative at the Harvard Graduate School of Education's ELS@H Study Finds Parents' Biggest Worry about Preschoolers is Academic Skills, Education



 

 

The Saul Zaentz Early Education Initiative at the Harvard Graduate School of Education has released preliminary findings from the first phase of its Early Learning Study at Harvard (ELS@H), a first-of-its-kind, large-scale, population-based study of young children's learning and development, which launched with a household survey earlier this year

Early results, based on data from the household survey, suggest that 4-year-olds are more likely to be in "formal" education and care settings (e.g., centers with classrooms, including Head Start, public pre-K, community preschool, and parochial preschool) than are 3-year-olds. Specifically, 53 percent of 4-year-olds are in formal care only, while 39 percent of 3-year-olds are in such settings. READ MORE HERE...


 

 


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