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Making the case for early childhood education


July 8, 2002
Jessica Wehrman
Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah

Once overshadowed by primary and secondary education, early childhood education has edged into the limelight in recent years. Sharon Lynn Kagan, a professor of early childhood and family policy at the Teachers College at Columbia University, said repeated studies have shown the difference good early learning experiences make.