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Does delaying kindergarten benefit children academically and socially?

Why cultivating emotional intelligence among toddlers has become more urgent

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Can babies learn from "Ms. Rachel" and other baby TV shows?

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New research sees long-term college benefits from Oklahoma's universal pre-K

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Five touchstones for parents teaching kids to read — starting at birth

In elementary classrooms, demand grows for play-based learning

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Young kids benefit from play. But what should it look like?

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Want resilient and well-adjusted kids? Let them play

Bonus checks! One year free! How states are trying to fix a broken child care system