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The first day of school is always a little nerve-racking, but the first day of kindergarten is particularly fraught. The kids are little bundles of energy, still learning how to zip their backpacks and print their names. MORE
Child development—particularly from birth to five years—is a foundation for a prosperous and sustainable society.
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We're working with the Buffett Institute and 11 schools districts to challenge the achievement gap from birth to age 8. MORE
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Programs for families and children are improving student achievement. See how taxpayers are helping students who need us the most. PROGRAMS