ERIC Number: ED059761
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Apr
Reference Count: 0
White House Conference on Children--Child Development Recommendations. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Children and Youth of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, 92nd Congress.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Senate hearings on child development and child care programs are presented. Specific subjects covered include comprehensive, family-oriented child development programs, the development of programs to eliminate racism, reordering of national priorities beginning with a guaranteed basic family income adequate for the needs of children, improving the nation's system of child justice, a federally financed national child health care program, a system of early identification of children with special needs, establishment of a child advocacy agency, establishment of a cabinet post of children and youth, the bilingual-bicultural growth of all children, funding of alternative optional forms of public education, and the provision of opportunities for every child to learn, grow, and live creatively by reordering national priorities. (CK)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Child Care, Child Development, Childhood Needs, Conferences, Creative Expression, Cultural Enrichment, Federal Programs, Financial Needs, Financial Support, Government Role, Health Services, Income, Laws, Legislators, Public Schools, Racial Attitudes, Youth
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Identifiers: White House Conference on Children
Note: First Session on Child Development Recommendations of the White House Conference on Children, April 26-27, 1971