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The Resource The birth of Head Start : preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, Maris A. Vinovskis

The birth of Head Start : preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, Maris A. Vinovskis

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The birth of Head Start : preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations
Title
The birth of Head Start
Title remainder
preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations
Statement of responsibility
Maris A. Vinovskis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most popular and enduring legacies of President Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society programs, Project Head Start continues to support young children of low-income families-close to one million annually-by providing a range of developmental and educational services. Yet as Head Start reaches its fortieth anniversary, debates over the function and scope of this federal program persist. Although the program's importance is unquestioned across party lines, the direction of its future--whether toward a greater focus on school readiness and literacy or the continuation of a holistic approach
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vinovskis, Maris A.
Dewey number
372.21/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
LC4091
LC item number
.V56 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Head Start Program (U.S.)
  • Project Head Start (U.S.)
  • Head Start Program (U.S.)
  • Project Head Start (U.S.)
  • EDUCATION
Label
The birth of Head Start : preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, Maris A. Vinovskis
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Changing views of poverty and early child development -- Education, poverty, and early schooling in the Kennedy administration -- Education policy, the war on poverty, and the 1964 election -- Organizing OEO and passing ESEA -- Implementing, evaluating, and improving Head Start programs -- Congressional and administration debates about transferring Head Start
Control code
317072514
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 205 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226856711
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780226856711
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317072514
Label
The birth of Head Start : preschool education policies in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, Maris A. Vinovskis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Changing views of poverty and early child development -- Education, poverty, and early schooling in the Kennedy administration -- Education policy, the war on poverty, and the 1964 election -- Organizing OEO and passing ESEA -- Implementing, evaluating, and improving Head Start programs -- Congressional and administration debates about transferring Head Start
Control code
317072514
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 205 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226856711
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780226856711
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317072514

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