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Informational presentation on research into the effectiveness of Early Childhood Education.
Rob Grunewald, Federal Reserve Bank – summary of research on the effect of early ed programs
Megan Gunnar, U of M – research on childhood brain development
Richard Chase, Wilder Foundation – summary of school readiness dividend study
Barb Yates (tent.) - Governor's Early Learning Council, areas of focus, recommendations
Nicholas Banovetz - MinnCAN, infographic summary of research into pre-k program benefits
Annie Pearson, Mpls Public Schools - Effectiveness of public-pre-K education programs aligned with kindergarten programs