Birth-through-age-8 reform efforts are based on an in-depth understanding of what young children need to develop the skills, knowledge, behaviors, and dispositions that will enable them to succeed in school and life. Akin to entrepreneurial endeavors, these reform efforts embrace a multi-sector approach to establishing and linking services and systems to meet and nurture children's comprehensive needs.
Kauerz, K. (2013). Financiers, engineers, and entrepreneurs for young children: Comprehensive birth-through-age 8 community strategies. Seattle, WA: Anonymous Funder.
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