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Strong evidence shows high-quality preschool works, as Australia Launches into Learning

August 30, 2019

Research released recently by the US Learning Policy Institute (LPI) has added to the body of evidence demonstrating the value of high-quality early years education in the year before school, as the Australian early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector calls for bipartisan support for two years of funded early learning ahead of the Federal election through the Launch into Learning campaign.

Using the Untangling the Evidence on Preschool Effectiveness: Insights for Policymakers report as evidence, the LPI said that children attending high-quality preschool programs reap benefits which last throughout school, and their lives.

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