Early Childhood Education refers to model programmes (Perry Preschool, Abecedarian, and Chicago Parent Child Centres) and larger programmes (Head Start) for low-income children aged 3-4. These programmes target a range of ages and can take place in a variety of settings (including schools and child centres).
|Target group||Children aged 3-4 from low-income families.|
|Focus of intervention|
|Level of intervention||
|Impact of intervention||
Child abuse and neglect: -0.47*
*statistically significant at p<0.05
Figure(s) taken from Appendix A of this report.
Meta-analysis updated in August 2013.
|Local authorities running the intervention in the UK||
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