State Programs

Publications and Research

This report examines the use and quality of preschool education programs in California and the differences across socioeconomic and demographic groups in terms of access.

This study estimates the effects of state-funded pre-K in Arkansas on children's language, mathematics, and literacy skills through first grade.

In this study of the New Jersey Abbott preschool program, researchers identify ingredients of success others can use in developing programs with mixed delivery systems.

This report from the National Women's Law Center finds that states can ensure more children receive the benefits of preschool education by funding diverse types of pre-k providers.

What are the factors that influence preschool enrollment? See who goes to preschool by age, ethnicity, income, maternal employment and education and region in this policy brief.