ERIC Number: ED022523
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Operation Head Start, the Queens Borough Public Library Program for Bookless Homes.
The Queens Borough Public Library's picture book program, implemented in 1965 for children aged three to five years in disadvantaged areas of the Borough, is described in this report intended for the general public. Topics discussed include: the background and planning of the program, parent programs, personnel, the "library of their own" project, program growth, and opinions of parents and educators. (JB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Libraries and Educational Technology (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Queens Borough Public Library, Jamaica, NY.
Identifiers: Project Head Start; Queens Borough Public Library NY
Note: Related documents are LI 001 014, a manual for the parent programs, and LI 001 015, a manual for training Library Aides for the program.