Fight Crime, Invest in Kids (California) is an association of Police Chiefs, District Attorneys and survivors of violent crime opposed to education cuts in California, particularly in respect of pre-school education.
They draw upon an impressive body of research among impoverished African-American youngsters in Michigan to support their contention that pre-school education appears to lead to lower levels of offending and higher levels of achievement in later life.
To learn more, see my posting from earlier today, `Meanwhile, Back in the States #4`, at http://angpav.blogspot.com .
Yugoslavian Medal for Bravery
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