PennLive.com (Harrisburg): Want a smart investment for kids? Try high-quality pre-k: Joan Benso
by Joan Benso
Despite the many benefits, the amount of public funds available for pre-k in Pennsylvania is only enough to help about 1 in 6 of the commonwealth’s 3- and 4-year-olds access high-quality programs. That leaves more than quarter of a million children statewide missing out on its once-in-a-lifetime benefits, including more than 5,000 children in Dauphin County alone.