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New Report on Early Head Start

How children and families fared in key areas when children were 3 years old.

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Measuring the Quality of Caregiver-Child Interactions for Infants and Toddlers
Special Journal Issue
Reducing uncertainties about using QRIS as a means for promoting systems change Read the articles
Early Head Start–Child Care Partnerships
Moving to high quality, coordinated, comprehensive services  Read more
Evidence-Based Early Childhood Home Visiting Programs

Cost and replication are examined.

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Early Childhood

Mathematica evaluates programs designed to improve the well-being of young children and their families, particularly those at greatest risk in our society. The projects reviewed here illustrate the diversity of themes we address, the range of clients we serve, and the breadth of our early childhood and family research. Read more about our work in the early childhood area.

Our Featured Work
In the United States
26% of Head Start children

live in a household in which the primary language spoken to them is not English.