WJCS Appeals For Support of Early Literacy Programs

Published Monday, November 13, 2017

50 million is the number of words a child from a financially advantaged family hears before kindergarten versus 15 million words for a child from a low-income family. Research shows this “word gap” directly impacts a child’s ability to succeed in school and later in life. The WJCS Parent-Child Program ensures that children like Juan (above) bridge that gap. You can launch a child's successful school career with your gift today!

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