Pre-K Benefits: 2018 Update
Research Snapshot

Publication March 2018 | 4 pages
Research Snapshot | Pre-K Benefits: 2018 Update

This snapshot summarizes important takeaways from four research studies published in 2017 that reinforce the value of pre-K. High-quality pre-K programs help prepare children for school, especially dual language learners and children from low-income families. Head Start programs can disrupt the cycle of poverty. And pre-K shows effects on outcomes such as math achievement and the likelihood of graduating from high school.