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Paula Fomby and colleagues find that on average children born to teen mothers are less prepared for kindergarten than are children born to older parents. But among this group, preschoolers whose maternal grandparents completed high school have better school readiness than those whose grandparents did not.
Michigan's Population Studies Center, established in 1961, has a rich history as an interdisciplinary community of scholars in population research and training. PSC is one of five centers within the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research (ISR). More...
PSC receives core funding from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (R24 HD041028) and the National Institute on Aging (P30 AG012846).