New Research on Early Childhood and Effects of Poverty

Broader BolderBroader BolderAs summarized in an excellent blog post at the Broader Bolder Approach web site and on the Shanker Institute's fantastic new web site, new research on the effects of early childhood education and on the effects of poverty is shedding light on why past ed reform strategies aimed at narrowing the achievement gap have failed. Narrowing the gap is the right goal, but false mythologies have prevented real solutions. Teachers and parents are starting to demand honesty in education reform.