Investing in Early Childhood Education is to Invest in Human Capital

April 28, 2011

Publication: Veja

Featured Expert: Jack P. Shonkoff


This article from Veja, a weekly magazine in Brazil, features a Q&A interview by Nathalia Goulart with Jack P. Shonkoff, director of the Center on the Developing Child. Shonkoff states that investing in high-quality early childhood care and education is the best investment society can make, particularly for children of low-income families, and that education is the key to economic productivity in a global economy. The article is available in Portuguese only.

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