TITLE

The 2007 Education for All Global Monitoring Report: Highlighting the Benefits of Investment in the Early Years

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
YC: Young Children;Nov2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses the release of the 2007 Education for All (EFA) Global Monitoring Report. The report talks about the current state of early childhood education in the developing world. It claims that there has been progress especially in terms of enrollment in primary education and of the number of girls who attend school. The report states that early childhood programs can bring high economic returns especially for children from poor families. It also states that childhood programs offset the disadvantages of being born poor or being a member of a social minority.
ACCESSION #
27478251

 

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