When choosing a center for their children, parents take different characteristics into account. Clearly, safety and a loving environment are paramount. However, the research is clear that a strong commitment to learning and a focus on educational research are essential. Briefly, it was reported that not only did people who received stimulating, appropriate care during their daycare years have stronger cognitive abilities compared to a control group who did not. They were also notably physically healthier once they reached adulthood. Daycare centers and Preschools who incorporate a focus on academic development offer value that continues into adulthood.
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