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Three states lead in preschool programs


February 19, 2004
AccessState & LocalState Pre-K Evaluations
Eric Kelderman
Stateline.org

Georgia, New Jersey and Oklahoma outpace the nation in providing high-quality preschool for 3- and 4-year- olds while most states lag in early education efforts, according to a report released Feb. 19. W. Steven Barnett, one of the report’s authors, told Stateline.org that preschool sets the foundation for the entire school career.