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‘Revolutionary’ plan: Universal preschool


August 10, 2002
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Laura Mecoy
The Sacramento Bee

Los Angeles’ preschool proposal will bring new interest in developing widely available early childhood education. “If they can make it work in L.A., what’s the excuse for New York City, Philadelphia, Chicago and Houston not to do the same thing?” asked Steven Barnett, director of Rutgers University’s National Institute for Early Education Research.