Child Care and Early Education Research Connections
Skip to main content
The Acquia Search flood control mechanism has blocked a Solr query due to API usage limits. You should retry in a few seconds. Contact the site administrator if this message persists.
Trends in income-related gaps in enrollment in early childhood education: 1968 to 2013
We use data from the 1968-2013 October Current Population Survey to document trends in 3- and 4-year-old children's enrollment in center-based early childhood education, focusing on gaps in enrollment among children from low-, middle-, and high-income families. We find that income-related gaps in enrollment widened in the 1970s and 1980s but appear to have plateaued or narrowed for succeeding cohorts. These patterns are consistent with recent trends in income-related gaps in school achievement. (author abstract)
Reports & Papers
Related resources include summaries, versions, measures (instruments), or other resources in which the current document plays a part. Research products funded by the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation are related to their project records.
Release: 'v1.16.1' | Built: 2022-09-26 15:52:06 EDT