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Child care for low-income working families
Wolfe, Barbara, 2002
Focus, 22(1), 106-111

A discussion of child care for low income working families and a review of previous research examining the effects of high-quality child care on young children's developmental outcomes and on parental employment options; also discussed are reasons for public funding of child care

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The children of New Hope, five years later
MDRC, 2004
Focus, 23(1), 26-32

A brief on the five-year effects on children of the New Hope project, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin, work and income support program.

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A cost-benefit analysis of the Chicago Child-Parent Centers
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Institute for Research on Poverty, 2004
Focus, 23(1), 50-54

A brief illustrating a cost-benefit analysis technique using the Chicago Child-Parent Centers early childhood intervention.

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Early childhood interventions: Knowledge, practice, and policy
Reynolds, Arthur J., 2002
Focus, 22(1), 112-117

A review of the effectiveness of early childhood intervention programs and services

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Early intervention, school achievement, and special education placement: Findings from the Chicago Longitudinal Study
Reynolds, Arthur J., 1997
Focus, 19(3), 25-28

A comparison of large-scale public school interventions and the assignment of children to special education classes and their effects on children’s long-term school achievement, based on data from the Chicago Longitudinal Study

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Focus
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Institute for Research on Poverty, 1997
Focus, 19(1)

A newsletter containing articles on issues surrounding the outcomes of early childhood intervention, focusing particularly on long-term outcomes for at-risk children

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Grandmothers raising grandchildren: Family well-being and economic assistance
Park, Hwa-Ok, 2005
Focus, 24(1), 19-27

A study of the economic well-being of families headed by grandmothers, including their sources and level of family income- for instance the role of targeted income transfers targeted to reduce poverty for low income families- and the correlation between the type of grandmother-headed family and the likelihood of receiving income support

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Inequality in children's school readiness and public funding
Magnuson, Katherine A., Fall 2005
Focus, 24(1), 12-18

An analysis of the relationship between the rise in public preschool funding and socioeconomic disparities in preschool enrollment, with considerations of preschool quality and its role in school readiness for disadvantaged children

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The state of early childhood intervention: Effectiveness, myths and realities, new directions
Reynolds, Arthur J., 1997
Focus, 19(1), 3-11

A discussion of the influence of early childhood interventions on low-income and at-risk children and families, discussing myths, realities, and directions for future research and program development

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The W-2 child care plan
Folk, Karen F., 1996
Focus, 18(1), 66-68

A brief on the W-2 child care plan, discussing available subsidies, potential issues with the plan, and strategies for evaluating this plan

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