America ReFramed

Class of '27 | A Conversation with Hirokazu Yoshikawa

Clip: Season 4 Episode 21 | 4m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

New York University Professor Hirokazu Yoshikawa discusses the poverty statistics in the United States and the impact of poverty-associated hunger on the development of young children. Yoshikawa, who is a developmental and community psychologist, also affirms the positive effects of early education and code switching in the context of the documentary CLASS OF '27.

Aired: 09/12/16

Rating: NR

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Funding for CLASS OF '27 is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting as part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by CPB …