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Apr 16, 2014, 17:51 ET

Study Reveals Major Changes in Families Worldwide

 The World Family Map, a comprehensive report on family trends in 60 countries,  identifies and tracks key family factors affecting child...

Feb 25, 2014, 05:00 ET

New Study Highlights Promising Approach for Closing Education Achievement Gaps

 More than 60 percent of America's black and Hispanic school children are living in poor or low-income families, and more than one in five...

Aug 21, 2013, 05:00 ET
Four million children will enter kindergarten this year.  (PRNewsFoto/Child Trends)

Ready or Not, Here Comes the Kindergarten Class of 2013

 About four million U.S. children will start kindergarten this fall. We know that learning begins long before children start school. What...

Jul 22, 2013, 05:00 ET
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Wars Taking Tolls on Young Children in U.S. Military Families

The cumulative stress faced by U.S. military families from 12 years of war is posing new risks for the health and well-being of nearly half a...

Jan 17, 2013, 16:44 ET

Le tout premier rapport sur le bien-être des familles à l'échelle mondiale

 En première absolue, on dispose de données sur le bien-être des familles dans les pays à revenus faibles et...

Jan 17, 2013, 01:19 ET

Erste Datenveröffentlichung über das Wohlergehen von Familien in aller Welt

 Zum ersten Mal liegen Daten vor, die Aufschluss über das Wohlergehen von Familien aus einkommensstarken und einkommensschwachen...

Jan 16, 2013, 22:30 ET

Primer Informe con Datos sobre Bienestar de la Familia en el Mundo

 Por primera vez, se encuentran disponibles datos sobre el bienestar de la familia en países de altos y bajos ingresos de todo el mundo....

Jan 15, 2013, 10:00 ET

Primer informe de datos sobre el bienestar familiar alrededor del mundo

 Por primera vez, se dispone de datos sobre el bienestar familiar en los países de altos y bajos ingresos alrededor del mundo. Child...

Jan 15, 2013, 10:00 ET

First-Ever Data Report on Family Well-Being around the World

 For the first time, data are available on family well-being across high and low income countries around the world. Child Trends partnered with...