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Study Working on Closing the Gap in Child Language Development

Recent research on child development has proven that continuous interaction between children and their parents and caregivers from infancy on does wonders in brain development.

An ambitious new campaign, known as Providence Talks, tracks the poorest residents of Providence and records every word spoken between children and their parents. Providence Talks intends to reduce the knowledge gap between poor and more affluent children long before school starts. It is among a number of such efforts being undertaken throughout the country. Read more.

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