The value of investment in the early years
Balancing costs of childhood services
Menzies School of Health Research
Northern Territory. Department of Education and Training
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This publication was produced on behalf of the Department of Education and Training by the Menzies School of Health Research.; Robinson G, Silburn, SR, Arney F, 2011. The value of investment in the early years: Balancing costs of childhood services. Topical paper commissioned for the public consultations on the Northern Territory Early Childhood Plan. Darwin: Northern Territory Government.; Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).
Child development; Early childhood educaton; Northern Territory
Northern Territory Government
Early Childhood Series
No. 4 2011
Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)
Northern Territory Government
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