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Doing What Works: Preschool Language and Literacy - This website is a one-stop shop for research, demonstrations and other resources about early childhood literacy practices that have a strong evidence base. (U.S. Department of Education)...

PreK-3rd Data Resource Center - The PK-3 Data Resource Center, created by the PK-3 initiative at the Foundation for Child Development, is a website that serves as a clearinghouse for data and reports related to the alignment of standards, curricula, and assessments from pre-k through third grade. It also provides access to datasets, such as the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study Kindergarten (ECLS-K), the National Head Start Public School Early Childhood Transition Demonstration Study, the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, and the Panel Study of Income Dynamics....

The Heckman Equation - Anyone looking for upstream solutions to the biggest problems facing America should look to Nobel Prize winning University of Chicago economics professor James Heckman's work to understand the great gains to be had by investing in early and equal development of human potential. Professor Heckman makes a compelling case for investing in early childhood education....

National Conference of the Early Childhood Research Collaborative - This website provides links to the papers that were presented at the National Conference of the Early Childhood Research Collaborative, organized by the Early Childhood Research Collaborative (ECRC), which is sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and the University of Minnesota Center for Early Education and Development. The papers cover research findings about a range of early childhood programs, taking a variety of angles - from benefits to children and families, to cost-effectiveness, to scaling up demonstration projects. Programs reviewed include Women, Infants and Children (WIC); the Nurse Family Partnership; the Abecedarian Project; Head Start and Early Head Start; High/Scope Perry Preschool; the Chicago Child-Parent Center; the Tulsa pre-k program; the Michigan School Readiness Program; the Abbott Preschool Program; and the MyTeachingPartner online professional development program....

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