Reports & Research
Understanding Childhood Issues & Highlighting Them
Kids Can't Wait to Learn: Achieving Voluntary Preschool for All in California, 2004
Aug 01, 2004
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Children Now co-authored a new report with Preschool California, entitled Kids Can’t Wait to Learn: Achieving Voluntary Preschool for All in California, which summarizes research on preschool benefits, state and county enrollment rates, recent voter polling, and demographic data. The report includes research that shows quality early care and education promotes school readiness, saves money in reduced referrals to the special education and juvenile justice systems, and contributes positively to the economy.