ERIC Number: ED077552
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Early Childhood Programs in the States: Report of a December 1972 Conference.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.
A report of the first conference on implementing State early childhood programs, sponsored by the ECS Early Childhood Project, is presented. Speeches provided are: (1) "The States Are Moving in Child Development" by Robert E. McNair; (2) "Our Evolving Social Policy for Children: Fact or Fiction" by Edward Zigler; (3) "State Responsibility and Services for the Young Child" by Wilson Riles; (4) "Setting Program Priorities"--panel discussion; (5) "Effect of Revenue Sharing and Other Federal Legislation on State Early Childhood Programs" by Stephen Kurzman; (6) "Assessing Needs"--case study; (7) "Legislation"--case study; (8) "Alternative State Structures"--case study; (9) "HEW in the Region"--case study; (10) "Parents and State Policy"--panel discussion; (11) "The Implementation Process: The Florida Experience" by Milton Akers; and (12) "Support for Federal Child Care Programs" by Patricia Schroeder. A list of conference participants concludes the report. (KM)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Development, Compensatory Education, Conference Reports, Disadvantaged Youth, Early Childhood Education, Federal Legislation, Preschool Education, State Legislation, State Programs
Education Commission of the States, 300 Lincoln Tower, 1860 Lincoln Street, Denver, Colorado 80203 ($1.00, Report No. 34)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.
Note: The fifth report of the Education Commission of the States Early Childhood Task Force