Head Start, Sure Start, Success by 6… Questioning the benefits of pre-school: We need to ask if children would be better off if the huge sums of public money going into these programs, related bureaucracies and research went directly to their parents.
Article from Australia:
February 22, 2007. Susan Wight. Online Opinion – article (web): “Preschool for all? – No Thanks“
British “Sure Start” preschool
Sep 12, 2005. The Guardian – article (web): “£20 million study finds £3 billion program ineffective“