In today's global economy, the demand for high-skilled labor is high. But as demand has increased, the rate at which America has produced high-skilled labor has decreased. Investing in early childhood education ensures that America can meet the demand.
Ken McNeely, President of AT&T California, knows how to make smart investments—and he knows that the smartest investment his business can make is early in a child's life to maximize resources efficiently and effectively.
Ken McNeely, President of AT&T California, explains the importance of collaboration with the public sector to create change for our society and the next generation. His message is reinforced by Professor Heckman's research and recommendations.
A letter submitted to the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction from Professor Heckman, outlining why investments in early childhood development increase productivity and reduce deficits.