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Weiss Elaine, January, 2011
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A summary of an estimation of the social costs of child abuse and neglect, high school dropout, criminal activity, teen pregnancy, drug and alcohol abuse and other health problems, and of the social benefits of investment in early childhood programs
Welsh Brandon C., Sullivan Christopher J., Olds David L., June 2010
Other
Peer Reviewed
An overview of theoretical and empirical dimensions for taking early crime prevention model programs to scale nationwide
Lochner Lance, April 2010
Reports & Papers
A model of the relationship between early childhood programs and policies and juvenile and adult crime, with an examination of evidence from studies of the long-term impact of early education on crime
Lochner Lance, April, 2010
Reports & Papers
A model of the relationship between early childhood programs and policies and juvenile and adult crime, with an examination of evidence from studies of the long-term impact of early education on crime
Semelka Sara, Hawks Jacqueline S., 2010
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of the role that early childhood education programs can play in crime prevention in Missouri
Lott Leon, 2009
Other
Congressional testimony on the long-term benefits, particularly those related to crime prevention, of participating in high-quality child care and early education and after school programs
Afterschool Alliance, February, 2008
Fact Sheets & Briefs
Highlights of findings from studies of the influence of afterschool programs on children's school attendance, academic achievement and abstinence from crime
Carroll Michael J., 2008
Other
Congressional testimony on crime-prevention benefits of after school program participation
Afterschool Alliance, April, 2007
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of the use of after school programs in decreasing youth violence and other illicit activities in the after school hours from 3 to 6 pm
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, 2007
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An overview of the large prison and foster care population in Iowa, discussing the long term benefits of investing in quality early child care to insure children's future success and reduce future crime rates
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Pennsylvania, 2007
Other
An argument for the cost-effectiveness of increased investment in quality pre-kindergarten programs in Philadelphia, based on a review of findings from studies examining the beneficial effects of such programs on children?s school readiness and…
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Tennessee, 2007
Other
An argument for the cost-effectiveness of increased investment in quality pre-kindergarten programs in the tri-cities region of Tennessee, based on a review of findings from studies examining the beneficial effects of such programs on children?s…
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, August, 2006
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An argument for the cost-effectiveness of increased investment in Head Start, based on a review of findings from studies examining the beneficial effects of Head Start programs on children?s school readiness and future criminal activity
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, June, 2006
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An argument for the cost-effectiveness of increased investment in quality pre-kindergarten programs in Arkansas, based on a review of findings from studies examining the beneficial effects of such programs on children?s school readiness and future…
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids California, June, 2006
Fact Sheets & Briefs
An argument for the cost-effectiveness of increased investment in quality pre-kindergarten programs in California, based on a review of findings from studies examining the beneficial effects of such programs on children?s school readiness and future…