ERIC Number: ED036328
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Early Childhood Education: An Introduction to the Profession.
Hymes, James L., Jr.
This monograph discusses the background and current state of early childhood education, and the goals and methods of Project Head Start are emphasized. The development of Follow Through and the present status of Title I programs, kindergartens, day care centers, and nursery schools are briefly considered. The booklet discusses 10 problems facing the field of early childhood education, including types of programs, class size and staffing. (DR)
Descriptors: Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Educational Methods, Educational Objectives, Government Role, Kindergarten, Nursery Schools
Publications Department, National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1834 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 ($1.25)
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Authoring Institution: National Association for the Education of Young Children, Washington, DC.