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Author: James Resnick

Read more about HRSA Word Gap Challenge Yields Tech-based Interventions
HRSA embarked upon this federal challenge to address the "Word Gap," the large difference in exposure to language for children from low-income families compared to children from high-income families. By age four, children from low-income families have heard 30 million fewer words than those from higher-income families. This affects how young children develop language skills, their performance in school, and eventually their success in life.