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Document Number: 6366

PK-3: An Aligned and Coordinated Approach to Education for Children 3 to 8 Years Old - This report argues that an aligned set of educational experiences from pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade (PK-3) has the potential to impact large numbers of children and save public dollars by reducing grade retention and special education placement while increasing college attendance and future earnings. The report discusses relevant research and proposes a theoretical framework for PK-3. (Kimber Bogard and Rudy Takanishi, Society for Research in Child Development, 2005)...


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