ERIC Number: ED307021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Early Childhood Education, The Year in Review: A Look at 1988.
Hymes, James L., Jr.
This is a report on the happenings in early childhood education in the United States in 1988. Contents focus on: (1) the week, the year, and the decade of the young child; (2) the proposed Act for Better Child Care Services; (3) other child care developments; (4) other early childhood programs; (5) growth of pre-kindergarten programs; (6) the need for better salaries for child caregivers to improve the quality of services; (7) positions of influential organizations on quality of services; (8) deaths of colleagues; (9) special birthdays; (10) the little baby boom of 1987; (11) reports from the states; (12) the health scene; (13) advertising on children's television; (14) variation in child care; (15) Bush administration policies; and (16) information about the National Association for the Education of Young Children. (RH)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Child Abuse, Day Care, Early Childhood Education, Educational Innovation, Educational Quality, Federal Legislation, State Programs, Teacher Salaries
National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1834 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20009-5786 (Catalog No. 289, $5.00. Free shipping on pre-paid orders).
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for the Education of Young Children, Washington, DC.