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Research shows that high-quality early learning programs can improve kindergarten readiness, particularly for disadvantaged children, and the effects go far beyond just kindergarten: children who receive high-quality early education are more likely to stay in school longer, graduate from high school, and attend a four-year college.*

*Karoly, 2012; Campbell, et al, 2012

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GWU Graduating Jumpstart Corps Class of 2024

Jumpstart’s May Newsflash

Dear Jumpstart Community, Graduation season is a pivotal moment that embodies the promise of educational equity, celebrating the culmination of hard work and the boundless potential of our preschool and college

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