Early childhood matters: evidence from the effective pre-school and primary education project

  title={Early childhood matters: evidence from the effective pre-school and primary education project},
  author={Kathy Sylva and Edward Melhuish and Pam Sammons and Iram Siraj‐Blatchford and Brenda Taggart},
Book synopsis: Early Childhood Matters documents the rapid development of early years education and care from the late 1990s into the new millennium. It chronicles the unique contribution of the EPPE research to our understanding of the importance of pre-school. The Effective Pre-school and Primary Education (EPPE) project is the largest European study of the impact of early years education and care on children’s developmental outcomes. Through this ground-breaking project a team of… 
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