Mader, J. (2017, October 31). New research finds it hasn’t gotten easier for poor kids to catch up.

Low-income parents are more involved in preparing children for school than ever before, according to a study by researchers at the Economic Policy Institute. Still, the analysis of kindergarten-readiness data for 1998 and 2010 show readiness gaps persist between students from low-income families and those from high-income families.

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