ERIC Number: ED210296
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Nov-1
Reference Count: N/A
National Evaluation of Head Start Educational Services and Basic Educational Skills Initiative. Project Report 10: Phase II, Fall 1979 Child Data Collection. Draft.
Griffin, Virginia; And Others
The overall purpose of the national Head Start evaluation is to assess the impact, on the children and parents being served, of: (1) the educational services component of Head Start, and (2) a new demonstration program within Head Start, Basic Educational Skills (BES). The evaluation deals with a total of 65 Head Start programs and their families. This report is a brief summary of the data collection activities in 25 Head Start communities and 11 BES Head Start programs in fall, 1979. The first chapter contains an outline of the purpose, field procedures and production in non-BES Head Start programs which were randomly selected. The second chapter presents the purpose, procedures and production information concerning the BES programs. The third chapter describes the data management procedures for both Head Start and BES. The fourth chapter discusses the advances in the implementation of the study made is part of the Phase II activities. (Author/BW)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration for Children, Youth, and Families (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: NTS Research Corp., Durham, NC.