ERIC Number: ED339484
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Even Start: 1990 Program Abstracts.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy.
Abstracts of 46 projects funded by the U.S. Department of Education's Even Start program in 1990 are presented. Each project is from a different public school, public school district, board of education, or regional educational cooperative. Among the projects reported are the following: Home Instruction Program for Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) (Arizona); Project 2004 (Alabama); Family Tree Project (Arizona); Pioneer RESA Even Start (Georgia); Community Assistance Reaching Into Neighborhood Groups (CARING) (Georgia); Mobile Preschool Program (Pennsylvania); Family Literacy Program (Virginia); Project Life (Tennessee); Turtle Mountain Project for Parent/Child Learning and Teaching in Home and Learning Environments (North Dakota); Project Family (Mississippi); Willmar Home and School Partnership Project (Minnesota); PACT Program: Parents and Children Together (Massachusetts); Project FLIP: Family Learning--An Integral Partnership (Massachusetts); Family Literacy: Together, A New Beginning (Maryland); Family Tree: Teaching Readiness for Education and Employment (Indiana); and other Even Start projects in more than 20 states. Each abstract gives the program title, a contact person's name and address, the amount of the 1990 grant award, the period of time for which the project has been funded, the length of the academic year, and a description of the project. (LB)
Descriptors: Child Development, Delivery Systems, Disadvantaged, Early Childhood Education, Family Literacy, Federal Programs, Grants, Home Study, Limited English Speaking, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Education, Preschool Education, Public Schools, School Districts, School Readiness, Young Children
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy.