Progress Watch Education and health have improved for US children, says annual report

Child-wellness indicators like education and health came off better in the most recent Kid's Count Data Book report, which was released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. However, the number of children living in poverty rose between 2005 and 2012.

By , Staff writer

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Broadly speaking, American children are making gains in health and education.