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DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET Contents Preface ix Acknowledgments xiii Foreword by Elizabeth Jones, PhD xvii ONE America Discovers Poverty 1 TWO The Accountability Trap 17 THREE School Readiness Goals: When Good Intentions Go Bad 37 FOUR Changing the Way We Talk to Young Children 75 FIVE Amelia’s Story: Recognizing That Every Child Is Different 99 SIX Envisioning a Preschool Classroom That Works for All Children 121 SEVEN Where Do We Go from Here? Creating a Human Classroom References Index 165 168 COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL 147