Mandel School’s Rob Fischer discusses impact of lead poisoning on children

Lead poisoning makes education harder for kids and teachers: Toxic Neglect
The Plain Dealer: Rob Fischer, research professor in the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, discussed the impact lead poisoning can have on children entering preschool. “When they arrive in preschool they’re significantly behind developmentally, and that continues even after exposure to high-quality preschool environments,” he said.