ERIC Number: ED080202
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Nov
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Toward Interagency Coordination: An Overview of Federal Research and Development Activities Relating to Early Childhood. Second Annual Report.
Grotberg, Edith; And Others
Descriptions of federal research for 1972 and analysis of research plans are based on the following seven major areas: (1) the developmental process, (2) effects of primary environmental influences, (3) effect of broad social programs, (4) the global approach, (5) research to benefit all children, (6) research on methodology, and (7) study of research planning and dissemination. The report covers the work of twenty federal research programs (990 research projects), with a total budget of approximately $148.4 million. Discussion of future plans indicates expected areas of major emphasis for each of the federal programs. Also described are future activities of the interagency panel, designed to further co-ordinate federal research. Document PS 006 760 provides an executive summary of the report. ED 069 372 is the 1971 Annual Report. (DP)
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Sponsor: Interagency Panel on Early Childhood Research and Development, Washington, DC.; Children's Bureau (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Social Research Group.