What Do The Preschoolers Shut Out of Head Start Risk Missing Out On?
The budget cuts set into motion by the sequester will begin to affect the Head Start program this month, excluding nearly 60,000 low income children from the government-funded group's early education services.
It's more than a shame, especially since psychological and sociological studies have found that a preschool education continues to have benefits well beyond the toddler years. We've picked out a few of the most interesting side effects of a preschool education. Click on to learn the benefits.