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Erin Duffy

Erin Duffy

Erin Duffy is the managing editor at the Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska and writes about early childhood issues that affect children, families, educators and communities. Previously, she spent more than a decade covering education stories and more for daily newspapers.

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Conference speaker says U.S. can stay competitive by investing in childrenĀ 

By: - September 15, 2022

In 2021, the New York Times published a startling bar graph showing how much governments across the globe spend on care for young children. Norway topped the list, spending, on average, nearly $30,000 per child each year. Where was the United States? All the way at the bottom, below Chile, Slovenia, Germany, Australia, and a […]