NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
ERIC Number: ED045221
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Pages: 18
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Tacoma Public Schools Early Childhood Program, Tacoma, Washington: Combined Local, State, and Federal Funds Support a Large-Scale Early Childhood Program in the Public Schools. Model Programs--Childhood Education.
American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
The Tacoma Public Schools Early Childhood Program is a comprehensive effort to give economically disadvantaged children an early education program which will have continuity and long-range effectiveness. Involving 5 years of education (3-year-olds through grade 3), the program uses the Responsive Environment Model, which has as its objectives the development of the child's positive self-image and his intellectual ability. Sources of more detailed information are provided for this program, specifically, and for Model Programs Childhood Education, in general. (Author/NH)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (HE 5.220:020160, $0.20)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title I; Project Follow Through; Project Head Start; Responsive Environment Model
Note: Booklet is one in a series of 34 descriptive booklets on childhood education programs prepared for the White House Conference on Children, December, 1970