Mathematica analyzed baseline data from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 2010-11 to identify the knowledge and skills that children have when they first enter school.
How children and families fared in key areas when children were 3 years old.Read more
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
Analysis of the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study: Kindergarten Class of 2010-2011
How Effective Is Home Visiting?
The Home Visiting Evidence of Effectiveness study is a thorough and transparent review of the home visiting research literature and an assessment of the evidence of effectiveness for home visiting programs that serve families with pregnant women and children from birth to age 5.
Andrew Burwick is a senior researcher who studies the implementation and costs of early childhood and family support programs.Featured Projects
- Human Services for Low-Income and At-Risk LGBT Populations: Identifying the Knowledge Base and Developing a Research Agenda
- Human Services for Low-Income and At-Risk LGBT Populations: Research Recommendations on Programs for Youth
- Human Services for Low-Income and At-Risk LGBT Populations: Research Recommendations on Child Welfare Programs
- Youth Development
- Child Welfare Interventions
- TANF and Employment Issues
live in a household in which the primary language spoken to them is not English.