Early care and education for children in immigrant families.

  title={Early care and education for children in immigrant families.},
  author={Lynn A. Karoly and Gabriella C Gonzalez},
  journal={The Future of children},
  volume={21 1},
A substantial and growing share of the population, immigrant children are more likely than children with native-born parents to face a variety of circumstances, such as low family income, low parental education, and language barriers that place them at risk of developmental delay and poor academic performance once they enter school. Lynn Karoly and Gabriella Gonzalez examine the current role of and future potential for early care and education (ECE) programs in promoting healthy development for… CONTINUE READING

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