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The Head Start advantage: Success in Early Head Start


This brief highlights research about the influence of Early Head Start on children’s early behavioral and cognitive development, family well-being, home environments, as well as parental behaviors and parents’ emotional responsiveness. Additionally, there are explanations about why the early years are a critical period of child development and what Early Head Start does to promote child and family well-being.

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