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Parenting program aims to help Latinos close early-learning gaps

October 16, 2012
English Language LearnersOutcomes
Lesli A. Maxwell
Learning the Language blog at Education Week
[T]here are still significant gaps in readiness between Latino children and their white and Asian-American peers before they enter school, especially when it comes to literacy. A 5-year-old program is taking aim at eliminating those gaps by focusing on parenting practices for children from birth to age 5.