Buenos Principios: Latino Children in the Earliest Years of Life
Publication Date: January 2007
Publisher(s): National Council of La Raza
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Large families; Social inequality; Hispanic population; Child development
Coverage: United States United States
This report by the National Council of La Raza concludes that investing in high-quality, comprehensive early childhood education programs could help narrow the growing school readiness gap between Latino and other children. The report also makes a series of recommendations for policy-makers to improve the quality of life and school readiness for Latino children in the U.S.