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Earning a diploma and delaying childbearing might increase your children's income

We ran a simulation to assess the implications of delaying childbirth and attaining more education for the children of teen mothers, when those children reach age 29. Is it teen childbearing itself that leads to poor outcomes?

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High Prevalence of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Adverse childhood experiences are potentially traumatic events that can have negative, lasting effects on health and well-being. We estimated the prevalence of eight specific adverse experiences for the U.S., contrasting the prevalence of specific ACEs among states and between children of different age groups.

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Measuring Family and Provider/Teacher Relationships

The Family and Provider/Teacher Relationship Quality project offers unique tools for measuring the quality of relationships between families and the providers or teachers who care for their small children.

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