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ERIC Number: ED018246
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-May
Pages: 94
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Reference Count: 0
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PROJECT HEAD START--SUMMER 1966. FINAL REPORT. SECTION ONE, SOME CHARACTERISTICS OF CHILDREN IN THE HEAD START PROGRAM.
STEWART, E. ELIZABETH; WILLIAMS, RICHARD H.
THIS DOCUMENT IS SECTION 1 OF A 3-PART REPORT BY THE EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE. THIS SECTION DESCRIBES, IN EXTENSIVE STATISTICAL TERMS, A SAMPLE OF 445 HEAD START CHILDREN IN TERMS OF THEIR SCORES ON (1) THE STANFORD-BINET L-M, (2) THE CALDWELL PRESCHOOL INVENTORY, AND (3) THE PROJECT HEAD START BEHAVIOR INVENTORY. THE SAMPLING PROCEDURES USED INCLUDED BOTH RANDOM AND SYSTEMATIC PROCEDURES AND WERE USED TO CHOOSE BOTH THE PUPILS AND THE HEAD START CENTERS FROM WHICH THE PUPILS WERE TO COME. THE HEAD START PROGRAMS THAT THESE PUPILS ATTENDED LASTED FROM 5 TO 9 WEEKS. THE TESTING WAS BEGUN AFTER THE FOURTH WEEK. THE PUPILS' SCORES WERE ORGANIZED ON THE DIMENSIONS OF GEOGRAPHICAL REGION (SOUTH, WEST, MIDWEST, AND NORTHEAST), CITY SIZE (URBAN AND NONURBAN), SEX, RACE, AGE, AND COMBINATIONS THEREOF. (WD)
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Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
Identifiers: PROJECT HEAD START; Stanford Binet Intelligence Scale