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Narrowing the achievement gap requires us to attack poverty, not schools. Decades of research affirm James Coleman’s findings that family and community factors are major drivers of achievement gaps. It's time for a Broader, Bolder Approach to Education!

Provide early parenting supports to prepare all children for school. Every dollar spent on nurse visits can save up to $6 in averted welfare, juvenile-justice, and health-care costs. We need a Broader, Bolder Approach to Education!

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10:1 That's Nobel economist James Heckman's estimated return to society from high-quality pre-k programs' help in boosting low-income children's cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and social readiness for school and life. View the full BBA infographic to learn more.

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