Best states for children's education

POSTED: 4:15 PM Jun 25 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jun 27 2013

Education is one of the specific measures the annual Kids Count report examines when determining children's well-being across the country. Take a look at the top states in the report's education rankings.

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Education is one of the specific measures the annual Kids Count report examines when determining children's well-being across the country. Take a look at the top states in the report's education rankings, which were based on children ages 3 and 4 not enrolled in preschool, fourth grade reading levels, eighth grade math levels and high school students not graduating on time.

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