ERIC Number: ED030487
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Aug-31
Reference Count: 0
Child Development Research and Evaluation Center for Head Start, Temple University. Annual Report.
Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA. Child Development Research and Evaluation Center for Head Start.
This annual report describes the results of the second year (academic year 1967-68) of research work done in the Child Development Research and Evaluation Center for Head Start at Temple University. Part One of this report discusses the Center's National Data Program and sets out in tabular form demographic and cognitive data obtained on 86 urban children (mostly Negroes) from Philadelphia and 41 Appalachian children (mostly whites) from West Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee. A second part of the report presents descriptions and discussions of several faculty studies. Described therein are three projects and nine studies. This research deals primarily with the developmental problems of disadvantaged lower class children. (WD)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Behavior Rating Scales, Child Development Centers, Cognitive Development, Data Collection, Data Processing, Disadvantaged, Educational Research, Intervention, Kindergarten Children, Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Problem Solving, Statistical Data, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Evaluation, Teaching Styles, Test Validity
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Temple Univ., Philadelphia, PA. Child Development Research and Evaluation Center for Head Start.
Identifiers: Appalachia; Draw A Man Test; Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test; Pennsylvania (Philadelphia); PROJECT HEAD START; Stanford Binet Intelligence Scale