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he gap between teachers in early child care, preschool, and Head Start positions and their counterparts in kindergarten and above is wide, especially considering the impact that early education has been shown to have on children’s educational and eventual career success. The Education Department study compared early educators’ wages to those of tree trimmers, parking lot attendants, and janitors, a disparity noted by department secretary John B. King, Jr.

http://http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/USA-Update/2016/0615/Why-doesn-t-pay-for-early-childhood-educators-stack-up?cmpid=gigya-fb