Want a tax return? Invest in Pre-K!

by Jacob Kirn

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Several new studies provide more evidence that early childhood investments are reimbursed in later savings on special education, extra education, and even prison costs.

Those that participate in high quality pre-K:

The most obvious solution to America’s educational issues lies at the beginning of the each child’s story. Parents as Teachers supports investment in early childhood education, and will continue to work with families to help instill into children vital skills they’ll need on their first days of kindergarten.

Jacob Kirn is a journalism major at University of Missouri-Columbia and an intern at Parents as Teachers.