Meaningful differences in the everyday experience of young American children

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P.H. Brookes, 1995 - Family & Relationships - 268 pages
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Why, despite best efforts in preschool programs to equalize opportunity, do children from low-income homes remain well behind their more economically advantaged peers years later in school? In this highly acclaimed study, Hart and Risley reveal the critical link between young children's language experience at home and their later school performance. Meaningful Differences, says foreword writer Dr. Lois Bloom, is a "detective story of the most serious academic kind." Years of coding and analyzing every utterance in 30,000 pages of transcripts collected from monthly visits to ordinary families yielded remarkable findings: "groundbreaking, " according to Grover (Russ) Whitehurst; "monumental, " asserts E.D. Hirsch, Jr. Find out why. This is the book that can't be missed--the one that is changing our thinking about how to arrange early experiences for children.

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This is a book read for class. It's a longitudinal study looking at language development. The authors found that the more you talk/interact with your child from ages 0-3, the larger vocabulary your ... Read full review

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Everyone involved in education in the US, but especially those making education policy, must read this book. Read full review

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Intergenerational Transmission
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Sampling Childrens Developmental
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Everyday Parenting
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