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NJ: One of 10 States in the US with Increased Number of Kids Living in Concentrated Poverty

New Data Snapshot with State-by-State Data from the Annie E. Casey Foundation Shows Garden State’s Youngest Residents More Likely to Live in High Poverty Areas NEWARK, N.J. — Beyond being one of 10 states with increasing numbers of concentrated child poverty, new data show that 13 percent of New Jersey’s children under age 5 live […]

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Blog: Collaborating to Ensure Successful Preschool Expansion

ACNJ and its partner, the National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) have been criss-crossing the state working to prepare school districts, Head Start and child care providers to expand preschool in more New Jersey communities.

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