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Child Development

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Child Development

Child Development

Child Development

Only Available in Archive Formats.

A study published in today's Journal of the American Medical Association shows significant declines in arrests and dropout rates for children who participated in an early-childhood intervention program in Chicago. The researchers say their study strongly supports public investment in such programs. But as NPR's Larry Abramson reports, the debate about the value of early interventions for children is likely to continue.