ERIC Number: ED122936
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Head Start Program Performance Standards.
Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
This manual presents the Project Head Start program goals and performance standards in the areas of education, health and nutrition services, social services, and parent involvement. A short discussion of general Head Start goals, performance standard development, implementation, and enforcement is included. Each performance standard is accompanied by guidance material which provides further information about the purpose of the standard and the methods and procedures for implementation. Appendices provide statements of policy concerning the development and implementation of program design variations for local Head Start programs as well as policy for the involvement of parents of Head Start children. (BRT)
Descriptors: Dental Health, Educational Objectives, Facility Requirements, Health Services, Medical Services, Mental Health Programs, Nutrition, Objectives, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Performance Criteria, Performance Specifications, Preschool Education, School Community Relationship, Social Services
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Child Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.