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“by the age of 3, children born into low-income families heard roughly 30 million fewer words than their more affluent peers.”
If your child carried a recorder that counted the number of words s/he heard every daym what would it total? No idea? It could make a huge difference later. Researchers are using such devices to find ways to bridge the “word gap” between rich and poor kids. Read all about it at: