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Tackling the "Vocabulary Gap" Between Rich and Poor Children

By age three, children from lower income families may hear up to 30 million fewer words than their more affluent peers. In this blog post I will discuss the latest research on the 'vocabulary gap' and provide links to resources parents and caregivers can access to help build your child's vocabulary and shrink the 'word gap.' Read More

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Christopher Bergland is a world-class endurance athlete, coach, author, and political activist.

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