The National Institute for Early Education Research has published their yearly update on early education in the U.S., with data from the 2011-2012 school year. Some important figures from the report include:
Funding for preschool went down by over $500 million.
1.3 Million children attended state-funded preschool’s.
New York State Pre-K programs met 7/10 education benchmarks.
To see the full report, click on this link.