12/18/2013

Recently released data from the 2012 Programme for International Student Assessment show that top-performing countries had a greater focus on early education, according to Kris Perry, executive director of the First Five Years Fund. She writes in this blog post that such a focus "on the education and health of children from birth to age 5, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds, can lay the foundation for achievement in school, college, career and life."

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