Early Childhood Education and Latino Children (page 2)

— Early Education for All
Updated on Jan 2, 2012


1 Shonkoff, Jack P. & Philips, Deborah A. (Eds). From Neurons to Neighborhoods: The Science of Early Child Development. National Research Council, Institute of Medicine, Washington: National Academy Press, 2000.

2 Bowman, B., Donovan, M.S. & Burns, M.S. Eager to Learn. National Research Council, Washington: National Academy Press, 2000.

3 The Children of the Cost, Quality, and Outcomes Study Go To School. NICHD, June 1999, p. 2 and Karoly, Lynn, et al, Investing in Our Children: What We Know and Don’t Know About the Costs and Benefits of Early Childhood Interventions: RAND, 1998, xv.

4 Reynolds, A.J., Temple, J.A., Robertson, D.L., & Mann, E.A. Long-term Effects of Early Childhood Intervention on Education Achievement and Juvenile Arrest: Journal of the American Medical Association, 2001.

5 Gormley, William Jr., et al., “The Effects of Oklahoma’s Universal Pre-K Program on School Readiness.” Washington, DC: Center for Research on Children in the US, Georgetown University, 2004.

6 Ibid.

7 Ibid.

8 Michael Lopez, PhD, Center for Latino Child and Family Research. PowerPoint presentation to NCLR Latino Birth-to-Three Agenda Advisory Committee Meeting, April 22, 2005 on U.S. Census Bureau data.

9 Ibid.

10 U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, The Condition of Education 2002, NCES 2002-025, Washington, DC. U.S. Government Printing Office, 2002. Table 1-1.

11 P. J. Hopstock & T. G. Stephenson. Descriptive Study of Services to LEP Students and LEP Students with Disabilities. Special Topic Report #1: Native Languages of LEP Students. Arlington, VA: Development Associates, Inc., 2003.

12 Calderon, Miriam. Head Start Reauthorization: Enhancing School Readiness for Hispanic Children. NCLR, 2005.

13 Rumberger, Russell W., Preschool Participation and the Cognitive and Social Development of Language-Minority Students. CRESST, 2004.

14 National Task Force on Early Childhood Education for Hispanics, Para Nuestro Niños, For Our Children, , 2007. Available:

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