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Emory University Class of 2012 Childcare Policy and the Presidency

President Nixon and Childcare

The first five years of a child’s life have become an ideological battleground. American society emphasizes the developmental significance of early childhood experiences, seeing the first five years as critical in establishing personality, ideology, and values. Biological theories of a … Continue reading

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Presidential Leadership in Childcare and Early Education Policy

During my freshman year, I spent hours each week organizing legal records of the Atlanta Public Defenders. Certain that I was destined for law school, I made this commitment because I wanted to work in the criminal justice system. Contained … Continue reading

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