Costanza, V. (2019, May 21). How to tell if early learning provides a level playing field. Retrieved May 22, 2019.

Educators can help drive equity in early learning by supporting rigorous and developmentally appropriate practices across the board, writes Vincent Costanza, superintendent in residence at Teaching Strategies. Costanza says that includes teaching social and emotional learning skills — such as emotional intelligence and negotiation — that students need to be successful later in life.

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