Quality day care centers key in children's learning, study says

April 1997
Jet;04/28/97, Vol. 91 Issue 23, p16
Announces that the quality of day care is a critical factor in determining how well children learn and communicate. Details of the study by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) in Washington D.C.; Comments from Dr. Duane Alexander, director of the NICHD; The evaluation of mother and child interaction.


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