Infographic: The School-Readiness Gap

by NDFAuthors

  • Jun 30, 2016

Many low-income children enter school behind their peers. By the time children set foot in kindergarten, low-income children are already months or years behind, and that gap only grows larger in elementary school and beyond

Access to high-quality early childhood education can help: Children who attend such programs gain up to one year of additional learning. Take a look at the barriers that children from low-income families face in getting ready for school, and how preschool can help:

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