Only Pennsylvania currently links its K-12 data system with data from all of five key early-childhood programs, a report from the Early Childhood Data Collaborative states.
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Despite millions of federal dollars pushing states to create data systems that would track children from preschool through high school and college, states are still struggling to include their youngest students, says a report released Friday by the New America Foundation. Over the last five years, ...