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OU-Tulsa's Early Childhood Education Institute Gets a $2.7 Million Grant from NIH

The Early Childhood Education Institute (or ECEI) at OU-Tulsa last month received a $2.7 million grant from NIH's National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to extend its work with researchers from Georgetown University.

[T]his study is among the most comprehensive contemporary longitudinal studies of public pre-K and its associations with children's outcomes through elementary school.... The study, titled SEED (School Experiences and Early Development), began following approximately 650 three-year-olds from Educare, CAP-Tulsa, and community childcare programs in fall 2016.

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