Monday, March 31, 2014

Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word

Trying to Close a Knowledge Gap, Word by Word By MOTOKO RICH, NYTimes

Deisy Ixcuna-González, the 16-month-old daughter of Guatemalan immigrants, is wearing a tiny recorder that captures every word she hears and utters as part of the program Providence Talks.
Several campaigns are seeking to help the young children of poor and immigrant families by urging parents to spend more time talking to them.

Video: The 'Word Gap'

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