The Head Start Mother

I intended to use the results to measure changes in self - concepts over the year of involvement in Head Start . The TST has been used successfully to study changes in the self over time . For example , Lund , Caserta , Dimond , and ...

The Head Start Mother

Drawing on her own experience many years ago and on interviews with more recent mothers of children in the Headstart program of a community in the upper Midwest, Peters explains how staff members can use the program to help parents become better at the task of parenting, and enhance the parents' self-esteem so that can effect change in their environment and eventually move out on poverty.

Head Start

And I can't think of a better place to start than with the Head Start Program . For nearly 40 years , the Head Start Program has been a symbol of this nation's commitment to a better life through early education for low - income ...

Head Start


Head Start

In the ensuing 25 years since I was a Head Start participant the program has grown and expanded with the times . In order for Head Start to continue its growth and success it will need more resources and funding .

Head Start


Head Start Newsletter

1 week , you might nts and ask if the National Head Start food , balloons or uld make activities and parents more have the Head Start in the first National D65 , you can display plan for this vear Copies of the flag r $ 10.95 cach bei ...

Head Start Newsletter


Head Start Act

Participation in Head Start Programs This Section amends Section 645 ( a ) ( 1 ) ( ( A ) by expanding the eligibility for participation in Head Start programs to include children whose families are below 130 % of the poverty line .

Head Start Act


Head Start Facilities Manual

91 ) A quality Head Start facility should provide a physical environment responsive both to the needs of the children and families served and to the needs of staff , volunteers , and community agencies that share space with Head Start .

Head Start Facilities Manual


Evaluating Head Start

START AND EARLY CHILDHOOD Current Research on Head Start The recommendations from the Blueprint Committee , the Advisory Committee on Head Start Quality and Expansion , and the National Academy of Sciences Roundtable , along with other ...

Evaluating Head Start


Head Start Catalog of Products and Services 2007

Head Start Bureau. ACTIVITIES Fun and Learning for Parents and Children : An Activities Handbook .. 17 ... 3 3 CERTIFICATES Certificate of Appreciation for Volunteers .... Certificate of Completion for Children ( One Year ) ...

Head Start Catalog of Products and Services  2007

Catalog of publications, videotapes, and services designed to provide resources for Head Start grantees and delegates to use in the planning, management, and operations of their programs.

Oversight Hearing on Head Start

Many parents who have never been outside the home became involved in Head Start simply because someone else cares about them . This involvement often leads them to school , get an education , and seek a career . That is becoming another ...

Oversight Hearing on Head Start


Head Start Reauthorization

We must increase its potential to weave a seamless garment of comprehensive services for Head Start families and children . To meet these challenges I will introduce as well today , along with Senator Kennedy , the Head Start Expansion ...

Head Start Reauthorization


Oversight on Head Start lasting effects

29 , 1980 ) HEAD START — ' WAB ON POVERTY ' SUCCESS STORY IN 15TH YEAR ( By Mary Burch ) Mollie Jones enrolled her oldest son James in Project Head Start in 1967 , the second year the Johnson administration's " War on Poverty ...

Oversight on Head Start  lasting effects


Creating a 21st Century Head Start

Part I Head Start Today " Head Start is a celebration of human diversity and creativity . " Head Start Parent Involvement Coordinator California Introduction The Since it began in 1965 , Head Start has served more than 13 million ...

Creating a 21st Century Head Start


Critical Perspectives on Project Head Start

Head Start's McCraney Charged , " The Greater Milwaukee Star , June 19 , 1971 , 1 . part of 111. " McCraney Issue Splits Headstart , " The Greater Milwaukee Star , June 26 , 1971 , 1 . 112. " Head Start Refunding Remains Doubtful ...

Critical Perspectives on Project Head Start

Considers how Project Head Start, the federally funded preschool program, has operated (sometimes effectively and comfortably, sometimes not) with families, in communities, and with other institutions. An important look at the intersections of poverty, social programs, and education.

Improving Head Start Act of 2007

Promotes recruitment of minority men to become Head Start teachers . Prohibits use of funds for travel to training activities available locally or regionally . Lists activities for which funds may be used by Head Start agencies .

Improving Head Start Act of 2007


The Impact of Head Start on Children Families and Communities

When the early - grade test results of long - term studies ( discussed in the next section ) are included , five studies report that Head Start graduates scored significantly higher on achievement tests than their elementary school ...

The Impact of Head Start on Children  Families  and Communities


The Hidden History of Head Start

Nixon administration was planning to request a small increase for Head Start to $339 million for FY71, this was actually $30 million less than it had requested the previous year. Without question, Head Start's future was precarious ...

The Hidden History of Head Start

The Hidden History of Head Start is the most complete chronicle ever written on one of the foremost social programs in US history.

Head Start Social Services

Head Start research and evaluation: A blueprint for the future. (ACYF Publication No. ACY91—3195). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Administration on Children, Youth and Families. (1992). Project Head Start fact sheet.

Head Start Social Services

First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Oversight Hearing on the Head Start Program

RAPs have been accountable to the Head Start grantee community and responsive to its needs . ( See comments attached from Head Start staff regarding the benefits of the RAP program . ) • Head Start grantees are interviewed each year by ...

Oversight Hearing on the Head Start Program


A Report on Evaluation Studies of Project Head Start

Evaluations of Changes Occurring in Children who participated in Project Head Start , 1966. ( ED 017-316 ) * 11 Muse , Vernon C. An Assessment of the Effects of Head Start Training on Intelligence and Achievement of a Selected Group of ...

A Report on Evaluation Studies of Project Head Start