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Advancing Creative Solutions to Assure Fairness and Excellence in Education

If Arkansas leaders today will go the extra miles and make extra investments in education, the state can finally go the distance. It wont be easy, but Arkansas can become as prosperous as the nation with a quality of life second to none.
Miles To Go Arkansas: Update (2003)

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Head Start in Southern Education States
Click to view the full article (PDF) Head Start programs cover 39% of the 360,000 at-risk 4-year-olds served in federal and state-supported pre-kindergarten programs in the South. Poverty, the leading predictor of a students risk of academic failure, is the eligibility criterion for Head Start. Students targeted to participate in this program receive school readiness benefits proven to aid them in their later academic performance.
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